AJ More Homes, Better Homes campaignThe AJ More Homes, Better Homes campaign calls on the government to preserve housing design quality while increasing the production of quality homes
More Homes, Better Homes essays
The need for space is a matter of collective social choice, says Alex Ely
Why attach bits of kit to 30-year-old house designs? asks Alan Shingler
A generosity of shared space creates more time to dwell in the communal setting, says Alison Brooks
I love revisiting our built housing projects to see how people’s lives are played out, says Peter Barber
Good homes need to be mostly ordinary, but not only so, says Crispin Kelly
Standards and guidance need to be consolidated into a single national framework, says Andy von Bradsky
Studio Egret West-designed plans for two ‘residential pavilions’ at Bath Riverside have won planning permission
Stirling Prize-winner Haworth Tompkins has been appointed to design a 400-home housing scheme on the site of a former medical campus in north London
London Mayor Boris Johnson has rubberstamped proposals for the eastward expansion of Canary Wharf with a development that will include a landmark 57-storey Herzog & de Meuron skyscraper
Plans for a new 36-storey tower providing private sector rented housing (PRS) in Manchester have been revealed by HAUS Collective and Fuse Studios
Manchester City Council has approved plans for another city centre residential tower - a 28-storey, 174 home block in Deansgate Locks by 5plus Architects
Levitt Bernstein has won a high-profile ideas contest judged by Kevin McCloud for a series of sustainable self-build homes costing less than £75,000 each
Maccreanor Lavington has revealed its latest designs for this 336-home scheme on Blackfriars Road, south London.
Lend Lease has submitted a detailed planning application for this 593-home scheme in Elephant and Castle designed by Allford Hall Monaghan Morris (AHMM) and Panter Hudspith Architects (PHA)
Grid Architects-designed plans for a 24-storey tower in north-west London’s Swiss Cottage neighbourhood have been rejected by councillors - against the advice of planning officers
Karakusevic Carson Architects (KCA) has won the go-ahead for this 18-home scheme in Hackney, east London.
An open ideas competition has been launched to design 20 ‘cost effective, green and beautiful’ self-build homes on a 2,000m² urban site
Stalled plans for a 18-storey office block in Manchester have been brought back to life by 5plus Architects - as a 28-storey residential tower
Wandsworth Council has approved a 15-storey residential tower designed by Will Alsop’s ALL Design practice next to London Heliport, in Battersea.
A huge new development in Canary Wharf, which includes a huge residential tower by Herzog & de Meuron, has won outline permission from Tower Hamlets
More Homes, Better Homes news
A 37-storey tower in central Croydon designed by AJ100 practice Darling Associates is set to start on-site in next year.
Changing dynamics of population, lifestyle and work present new opportunities for architects, says Robert Adam