The Cost of Unhealthy Housing to the NHS
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surplus NHS land is used to support new local housing needs through land disposals. Could this programme support innovation and new approaches to housing design that achieves long-term value for...
School Districts: Unlikely Affordable Housing Developers?
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land and doing just that. Building on housing needs of their own employees, school districts in LA, Detroit and Oakland are partnering with affordable housing developers and scaling-up their projects...
People First: Health and Housing
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...centered on health and housing. During an early morning brainstorm session with built environment professionals and academics, the group explored the opportunity and challenges that exist in developing new housing...
Are Community Land Trusts the Key to Affordable Housing?
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Housing Federation of BC. [Their] mission is to acquire, create and preserve affordable housing for future generations with a focus on development and redevelopment of co-operative and non-profit housing.” Vancouver’s...
Japanese Architects Explore the Future of Housing
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Bringing together some of Japan’s top architects and leading domestic and international companies, HOUSE VISION 2016 is underway in Tokyo. Made up of 12 housing and public space prototypes, the...
Affordable Housing for Cars or for People?
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...costs, but it also means that more lots are able to support housing. Reduced parking minimums help lot and project feasibility, meaning more space can be used for housing units...
Disruptive Technology Moves In on the Housing Market
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Could the disruptive power of Bitcoin be coming to real estate? Fast Company paints a compelling picture of what that might look like. In the future, houses might...
The Cost of Housing and Opportunity for Innovation
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to borrow ideas from places like Vienna and Singapore, but tailored to local settings. Other solutions include a revival and update of cooperative housing, housing tailored to specific groups such...
The Future of Shared Housing
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member of the home. An example of one of these housing models is RareBirds Housing Co-Operative in Kamloops, BC. In a short documentary, members of the RareBird Co-Op shared their...