Some parcels will be a perfect match for a pocket community, other sites are not. Ideally, a pocket neighborhood is nestled within a larger walkable neighborhood near public transportation. There should be easy access to services and amenities like grocery stores, cafes, and restaurants; post offices, schools, and work places. A small development of less than 8 residences is often best located on a center block infill site, while a larger development considers the effectiveness of larger block layouts and open space.
The overall pocket between SFR supported living and mixed use property to house 50-60 individuals, maximizing land use through design.