Book Name: Residential Buildings : More Creativity and Less Budget

  • Phoenix Publishing Limited
  • 978-988-16528-8-1
  • English
  • 59.00  U.S. dollar
  • Hardcover
  • 1
  • 2013.01
  • 230X305
  • 336
  •  

Editor' Review

Residential Buildings : More Creativity and Less Budget : specially selected worldwide outstanding designs of medium residences to show how to control the cost and build high quality housing effectively. This book focuses on the analysis of cost and creative idea in terms of material, façade, color, energy efficiency and characteristics of each project. Through the book, we try to express a concept that, considering the future development, we should carry on the concept of sustainable development to the project to provide perfect homes for occupants.

Summary

Nowadays, the fairly expensive real estates are unaffordable for low-and-middle-income families. As a complement of the high-end housing, the medium residence has emerged. Affordable housing has even become another focus in domestic property development for its huge market potential.

Residential Buildings : More Creativity and Less Budget : specially selected worldwide outstanding designs of medium residences to show how to control the cost and build high quality housing effectively. This book focuses on the analysis of cost and creative idea in terms of material, façade, color, energy efficiency and characteristics of each project. Through the book, we try to express a concept that, considering the future development, we should carry on the concept of sustainable development to the project to provide perfect homes for occupants.

Introduction

MATERIAL
62 apartments, Paris
Macallen Building Condominiums
Jewell
SOCIAL HOUSING TOWER OF 75 UNITS IN EUROPA SQUARE
tetris apartments
El Nodo Housing
Student residence, Paris
Nursing Home in BaÑos de Montemayor
190 Housing Units in SalBurua, Spain

FAÇADE
TRIANGOLO
Housing in Choisy-le-Roi
LACE APARTMENTS
Breiavannet Park
The Zielony Graduated Student Village
KIRAL Appartments
72 collective housing units
58 housing Units
KSM apartment Building
112 Flats Expo
168 Social housing in Madrid
CVETKOVA APARTMENTS
Cranfield University Chilver Hall
HABITAT 15
Archstone Potrero
40 Units Housing, France

COLOR
SHARING BLOCKS
Richardson Apartments
8th + Howard Family Apartment + SOMA Studios
MD Housing
Day care and Elderly Residential Centre
Rundeskogen
Student Housing, Paris, France
Henius House
Sunflowers

ENERGY
Bastyr University Student Housing Village
Armstrong Senior Housing
Zuiderzeeweg Student housing
MNM Housing
Step Up on 5th
Baufeld 10
30 degrees south
SustainaBle Town Houses