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Category: Houses / Housing

The Burj Residence in Dubai, United Arab Emirates / by VSHD Design

The project is located in one of Dubai’s busiest residential neighborhoods and accordingly surrounded by many low rise houses.

The client requested for a design that ensures the highest level of privacy and allows for the construction of a 1600 sqm house on a relatively small sized plot. He has also requested for a certain level of grandeur with a great deal of natural light.
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Oosterwold Co-living Complex / by bureau SLA & Zakenmaker

bureau SLA and ZakenMaker designed 9 homes for a group of pioneers wishing to turn a potato field into a community

In the rural area of Oosterwold Almere, Frode Bolhuis dreamed of an alternative way of living and working. He wanted to make a one-hectare potato field his home and asked architects Peter van Assche and Mathijs Cremers at bureau SLA and ZakenMaker respectively to design his dream house. The very limited budget was a major issue.
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Departamento Vertice, Estado de Mexico / by ARCO Arquitectura Contemporanea

A home that includes all its inhabitants is the project that ARCO Arquitectura Contemporanea´s team did for this project. The basic rules of universal design answered all the needs for a person that uses a wheel chair creating the ideal ambiance where everyone can fully enjoy the whole space.
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The New City, Oostende / by C.F. Møller Architects in collaboration with BRUT

Revitalisation of old social housing neighbourhood in Belgium by innovative and sustainable architecture.
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Design Ideas for Your Rental Property

I’m sure we all have a vision in mind of how we want our dream home and its interior to look. Some of us crave modern, innovative designs fitted with high spec fixtures, whereas others prefer a country style home with traditional furnishings and old-fashioned additions. From introducing cleverly-hidden storage spaces and multipurpose furniture to grand entrance hallways and large garden spaces, all elements aim to boost the appeal for home living.
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Sustainable Manufactured Homes Gaining Traction: Stylish Trends Making Waves

There are 22 million people living in manufactured homes on 4.2 million estimated home sites in the US. Manufactured and prefab structures are alternative affordable housing schemes that not only provide shelter but are also built stylishly. Gone are the days when manufactured homes were viewed as compromises to traditional houses. From solar panels and rainwater collection to floor heating and reinforced windows, prefab units have completely undergone a transformation in its architectural design.
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28 Social Housing Units in Courbevoie / by Koz architectes

In 2007, Groupe 3F and the Courbevoie Town Council launched a competition for a social housing project on the last remaining plot in the urban development zone of Les Fauvelles. The instructions given to the teams were as follows: « the project must present new approaches for social housing in densely occupied urban settings». Our proposal was selected over those offered by SOA Architectes and LAN Architecture.
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House in Lumino / by Davide Macullo Architects

Located in the Swiss Alpine village of Lumino, just north of Bellinzona, this house stands as a monolithic element, quietly complementing and echoing its context. The surrounding area is characterised by traditional stone built houses, many of which date back centuries and are marked by their use of this single construction material. The new house is intended as a relevant response to and contemporary interpretation of the vernacular; its exposed reinforced concrete form recalls the revered strength and resonates the presence of these old stone houses. Sitting on the edge of the old village, the house acts as a sort of bastion between the old core and the modern residential expansion.
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