Comment to “Let’s build an Age-Friendly City!”

In this post Laura explores the growth of ageing population in the UK with a key focus on independent supported living for elders. I’d like to add to this post by considering what housing types are the most suitable and comfortable for the elders. During the work on Extra care housing scheme this semester my group…
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Building for Life 12: Church Fields

As a part of the course, Alternative Housing, we visited several cases of housing developments. One of them is the project named Church Fields. The bellowing content is going to introduce this development and analysis it by using Building for Life 12 (BFL 12). Church Field Church Fields in Boston spa is a housing scheme…
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Building for Life (BFL) 12 – Derwenthorpe, York

Derwenthorpe in York is a housing scheme that was developed by Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT). My initial impression of the housing scheme is that the block sizes were really big, you could identify this as a new development from the rest of the neighbourhood. However, there was a fluent transition from this development from…
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