Is higher density housing the answer to London’s housing crisis as some believe? Or will it tip over into hyperdensity and turn the city into Hong Kong and Shanghai? Paul Coleman reports. We often focus on the petals and ignore the plant.
Housing associations and ALMOs are hot property at the moment. There are so many success stories that employee engagement expert Best Companies has compiled its first ever Housing List, exclusively for 24housing magazine.
In the second of his letters from America, Colin Wiles explores the history of the country’s gridiron street system.
24housing’s 2014 Young Leaders Award winner – and this month’s guest editor – Katie Bond says the housing sector must up its game ahead of the general election and engage politicians on behalf of the people that need us most – the under 30s. And she believes rebranding shared ownership could be the answer.
With 2015 threatening to be a pivotal year in so many ways, we asked the great and good of housing (plus a few hangers on) for their predictions on what the next 12 months will hold. Those easily frightened should look away now.
As another action-packed and controversial year for housing draws to a close, Jules Birch looks back on the high, but mainly low, points of 2014.
As the war between housing’s tech pioneers and traditionalists drones on, housing data geek Matt Leach, chief executive of HACT, explains why the noise on social media will soon become irrelevant.
This year’s #HousingDay on 12 November promises to be a momentous event as we attempt to spread positive housing stories to as wide an audience as is feasibly possible. Here we meet the man behind the hashtag, Adrian Capon, and find out about plans for the big day.