Perspectives

A fresh bowl of thoughts where our people discuss their ideas and opinions about the built environment, the trends influencing it, and the world at large.

Urbanism Series : 'The Way Home ' - Roundout

Jasmax Principals, international infrastructure architect Peter Engstrom and lead CRL architect Chris Jack, delivered the final instalment in our three-part Urbanism Series at Jasmax’s Auckland studio, with their talk ‘Urban Transport: The Way Back Home.’ With pressure mounting on the inextricable link between housing, transport and growth, Peter discusses the benefits that integrated transport may deliver for the future of Auckland.

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Urbanism Series : 'Housing Models For The Betterment Of All' - Roundout

Part two saw Head of our Accommodation Studio, James Whetter, propose that after seeing best-in-class examples of alternative housing models in three key European cities, kiwis can, and should consider adopting them. He looks at how the development community can work with public authorities to make new equitable, affordable and socially sustainable housing models a reality in New Zealand.

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Solving the Housing Crisis: What if Architects were the Rulers of the Universe?

How can we make a dent in solving the New Zealand housing crisis? Principal James Whetter summarises the key actionable items discussed at an expert panel of housing strategists, architects and urban designers. Housing models, funding structures, density done well, bipartisan political agreement around a long term housing strategy. It's all documented, but how do we get traction?

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