Community Engaging Housing Schemes

Housing standards are rising thanks to collaborative housing concepts.  Also, these strategies prioritize inhabitants’ needs over private profit. But what does it mean by collaborative housing? Firstly, several words are used to denote different characteristics or types of community-led housing. These terms include concepts like ‘cohousing, social production of housing, and self-construction,’. As well as Read the full article…

Multi-generational Housing – addressing the housing crisis and changing cultures

Judd defines multi-generational housing as being “households have two or more adult generations of a family occupying the same dwelling” in Housing Design for Multigenerational Living (Judd, 2016). CBRE report over 1.8 million households consist of 2 or more generations (CBRE, 2022). There are 3 elements contributing to its popularity; Unaffordable housing Aging population, pensions Read the full article…

Progressive urban regeneration project: Manchester (1)

  One good day in February, we went on a field trip to Ancoats & New Islington, Manchester. Manchester City Council describes this area as now one of the most sought-after neighbourhoods in Manchester and even the UK. However, it has been a 30-year journey to success, with Manchester City Council and its numerous partners Read the full article…