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  1. The Microstructures of Housing Markets

    Edited by Susan J. Smith, Moira Munro

    House prices and mortgage debt have moved to centre stage in the management of national economies, regional development and neighbourhood change. Describing, analysing and understanding how housing markets work within and across these scales of economy and society has never been more urgent. But...

    Published December 1st 2008 by Routledge

  2. Design Quality in New Housing

    Learning from the Netherlands

    By Matthew Cousins

    This book addresses the need for an in-depth study into design quality in new housing. The wider implications of policy and design are examined through a series of case studies of new housing projects in the UK and the Netherlands. Dutch interdisciplinary design and modern methods of construction...

    Published November 17th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  3. SmartLIFE - Lessons Learned

    (BR 500)

    By Paul Cartwright

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 3rd 2008 by IHS BRE Press

  4. Knock it Down or Do it Up?

    Sustainable House Building: New Build and Refurbishment in the Sustainable Communities Plan (FB 16)

    By Frances Plimmer

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 2nd 2008 by IHS BRE Press

  5. Housing, Care and Inheritance

    By Misa Izuhara

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    Housing, Care and Inheritance draws on the author’s long-standing research into housing issues surrounding the ageing society, a phenomenon which is now a concern in many mature economies. If an adult child provides care for their elderly parent, should that person be rewarded? If so, should they...

    Published September 30th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Housing for People with Sight Loss

    A Thomas Pocklington Trust Design Guide (EP 84)

    By Chris Goodman

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 16th 2008 by IHS BRE Press

  7. Gated Communities

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Rowland Atkinson, Sarah Blandy

    This informative volume gathers contemporary accounts of the growth, influences on, and impacts of so-called gated communities, developments with walls, gates, guards and other forms of surveillance. While gated communities have become a common feature of the urban landscape in South Africa,...

    Published December 4th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Housing Market Renewal and Social Class

    By Chris Allen

    Series: Housing, Planning and Design Series

    Housing market renewal is one of the most controversial urban policy programmes of recent years. Housing Market Renewal and Social Class critically examines the rationale for housing market renewal: to develop 'high value' housing markets in place of the so-called 'failing markets' of low-cost...

    Published October 15th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Decent Homes for All

    Planning's Evolving Role in Housing Provision

    By Nick Gallent, Mark Tewdwr-Jones

    Series: Housing, Planning and Design Series

    Are you concerned about the state of current housing provision? Worried about further decline in the years ahead? Decent Homes for All addresses fundamental questions about the current housing crisis; examining its history and evolution. The first text on the housing-planning interface, it explores...

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Planning and Housing in the Rapidly Urbanising World

    By Paul Jenkins, Harry Smith, Ya Ping Wang

    Series: Housing, Planning and Design Series

    Written specifically as a teaching text and authored by a team of leading academics in the field, this is the first book to bring together the key issues of rapid urbanisation with approaches to planning and housing. Outlining and explaining core concepts from ‘informal settlements’ to ‘...

    Published November 22nd 2006 by Routledge