Building for Life 12: The Rise in Scotswood (North East)

The Panoramic Views (Authors own images, 2019) The Rise is a housing development of new energy efficient homes on the 60 ha site, built to meet the needs of today’s working families, located in Scotswood (West End of Newcastle). It is the biggest housing development currently underway in the North East and replaces part of the…
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Comment to “Compact City, Mixed-Use Development: Livable Cities?”

Thanks Li-Husan for your interesting view on the quality of life within a compact City. I myself am a great advocate for mixed-use compact development. They are found to provide immense social, economic and environmental benefits (University of Delaware, 2018). In addition, they have also been linked to a healthier lifestyle both physically and emotionally…
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