Suburbia. The very word conjures up an image of neatly spaced single storey houses sprawling as far as the eye can see in a carefully planned monotony.

It’s a place where the car is king, and where 30-somethings reluctantly retreat once their youth has reached its expiry date and it’s time to settle down. A place highly criticized for being unsustainable, but which we keep building more of anyway, because while everyone likes to mock, everyone also…