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  • Hey WordPress devs, I know this question was brought up before elsewhere, but I can’t seem to get things working using any of the proposed solutions. This is how I have my custom post types and categories setup:

    Custom Post Type: Buildings
    -Buildings Categories:
    -Buildings Regions (custom taxonomy):
    ---New Jersey
    ---New York

    Every Building will be assigned to 1 building category (Medical, Industrial, etc) and 1 building region (USA->New York, Canada->Ontario, etc). This all works fine, except the permalinks to inner building pages are and there is no category archive for the custom post type categories. Here is what I’m trying to achieve:

    1. Permalinks to inner building pages to be
    2. Permalink to archive of all building pages to be
    3. Permalinks to archives of each building category
    4. Lastly I want to be able to display an archive of buildings by region. So would bring up all the buildings in the USA, while would bring up only buildings in Quebec, Canada.

    I’ve tried numerous solutions, but the closest I was able to get was half of #1 working using the WP Permastructure plugin posted as an answer to this similar thread on stackexchange. I am able to get the permalinks for inner building pages to generate properly, but when accessed they return 404s.

    Any help is greatly appreciated!

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