San Francisco

Affordable Housing: Case Studies From the U.K. to the Bay

Efforts to make housing affordable across Europe and the United States have taken on numerous forms over the last century. The practices, programs and policies that shape these projects have undergone significant changes in order to both adapt to shifting complexities and better serve their residents. An effort is now being undertaken in London to compile the best practices in affordable housing projects worldwide. Come explore what they’ve discovered, and learn about exemplary case studies in affordable housing development, locally and internationally.

+ Paul Karakusevic / Karakusevic Carson Architects
+ David Baker / David Baker Architects
+ Paulett Taggart/ Paulett Taggart Architects


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