Can housing be a catalyst for great places? A round-up of our London debate

On Wednesday 12 March 2014, The Glass-House asked ‘Can housing be a catalyst for great places?’. The answer we got […]

Lucia das Neves

Posted on Mar 14, 2014

Place Potential Think Piece Series: Can housing be a catalyst for great places? #3

By Emily Read ‘We expect too much of new buildings, and too little of ourselves.’ Jane Jacobs As we know, […]

Guest Author

Posted on Mar 10, 2014

Place Potential Think Piece Series: Can housing be a catalyst for great places? #2

By Leslie Barson and Lani Parker Can housing be a catalyst for great places? Let’s start by looking closely at […]

Guest Author

Posted on Mar 7, 2014

Place Potential Think Piece Series: Can housing be a catalyst for great places? #1

By Grosvenor As well as enduring the slowest economic recovery in more than 100 years, Britain is suffering from a […]

Guest Author

Posted on Mar 5, 2014

Granville New Homes Study Visit: September 2013

Maja Luna Jorgensen, Strategic Projects Manager at The Glass-House:Our day-long study visit and workshop to Granville New Homes on 17th […]

Maja Luna Jorgensen

Posted on Oct 16, 2013

Place Potential Think Piece Series: Can we improve health through placemaking? #1

By Matt Bridgestock, Glass-House Enabler As part of the RIAS ‘Architect in the House’ scheme earlier this year, I visited […]

Guest Author

Posted on Oct 8, 2013

The value of participatory placemaking for Housing Providers

By Maja Luna Jorgensen, Strategic Projects Manager & Lucia das Neves, Marketing and Events Manager, The Glass-House with John Coburn, […]

Lucia das Neves

Posted on Jun 10, 2013

£1 Homes – an initiative to applaud

It’s about time that we looked at more creative, small-scale interventions to improve neighbourhoods and bring our failing streets, towns […]

Sophia de Sousa

Posted on Feb 27, 2013

Enabler Voices: ‘What value do local people bring to placemaking?’

By Richard Crutchley, Glass-House Enabler Google ‘Andover Estate’ and you’ll find a relentless list of negative outpourings about this sprawling […]

Guest Author

Posted on Nov 15, 2012

Training for Housing Association Design Review Panels

We were recently commissioned by First Wessex Housing Association in Southampton to deliver a two-day training course for members of […]

Hannah Gibbs

Posted on May 16, 2012