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How to Make Urban Housing More Affordable
Residential
Friday November 11 2016

How to Make Urban Housing More Affordable

Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison recently challenged state governments to do something to make housing more affordable in Australia’s largest cities, and in Sydney in particular.

Trailer Parks: An Affordable Housing Solution?
Urban Planning
Wednesday September 14 2016

Trailer Parks: An Affordable Housing Solution?

Housing prices in the world’s most desirable cities are exploding, pricing out even relatively high-income people. Buying a house in Sydney requires a pre-tax income of...

A Sustainable Micro House for Under $30,000
Residential
Thursday July 2 2015

A Sustainable Micro House for Under $30,000

A new micro home designed in British Columbia, Canada has managed to be sustainable and adaptable while also being remarkably affordable. Better still, the home can...

Tiny Homes Provide Affordable Urban Housing Options
Residential
Thursday March 26 2015

Tiny Homes Provide Affordable Urban Housing Options

According to the World Bank and numerous think tanks, the world’s cities will become increasingly urbanized in coming decades, with accompanying challenges in finding affordable housing....

Y:Cube Units Provide Economical Housing Solution
Residential
Tuesday May 27 2014

Y:Cube Units Provide Economical Housing Solution

YMCA London South West is developing a new housing solution called Y:Cube that provides self-contained and affordable accommodation for young people who cannot afford to buy...

Moving Toward Sustainable Housing Design
Residential
Tuesday November 12 2013

Moving Toward Sustainable Housing Design

Architects in Australia and many other countries around the world are aiming high by looking to completely reinvent the way sustainable housing is designed and built..