Tag: Housing

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The future of housing

Published 20 November 2017

The future of housing

In 2004, with the architect Ian Abley, I published a book titled Why is construction so backward?.

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Come, friendly bombs, fall on Brown’s eco-towns

Published 11 May 2007

With his plans to erect zero-carbon homes in zero-car suburbs, Gordon Brown builds on the Blairites’ small-minded approach to housing

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Housing crisis will hit IT

Published 1 June 2004

Last week the Institution of Electrical Engineers hosted a Guardian conference titled Key worker housing: building on foundations to crack the crisis.

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Time to build a fresh, non-nimby approach to new housing

Published 30 January 2004

We should have more stigma-free prefab homes

Kate Barker’s final report on the supply of houses in this country, commissioned by Gordon Brown and due in the spring, comes not a moment too soon.

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Lack of IT cements housing crisis

Published 17 May 2003

In his Budget speech, Gordon Brown blamed the housing market for most of the past 50 years of “stop-go” problems in the British economy.

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