april’18: Green light for commencing design of WoZoCo in The Hague

Last week we started on the design of a “woon zorg complex” (housing for care dependent tenants) in The Hague for housing association Staedion. The program consists of 10.000 m2, 120 apartments and commercial/ communal spaces. We have been anticipating this one for some time and we are very happy to start the design. Team

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jan.’18: participation in design team for Moscow Renovation Project

In June 2017, the Moscow Duma unanimously approved the demolition of more than 4,000 apartment blocks in various sites across Moscow city, home to nearly 2 million people. Most of this housing is privately owned, the consequence of the privatisation of state housing after the collapse of the Soviet Union. It has been a highly controversial decision,

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Good Affordable Housing

A practical research project by Sputnik, 15 housing associations, subsidized by the ministry of the interior. In 2013 the national policy regarding social housing shifted considerably. According to the new policy, the rent for social houses should be less subsidized and more fit to the income of the tenant.

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