A total of eighteen papers are presented in three broad categories. In the area of Housing Estate Layout, six papers are presented which cover the aspects of site layout, modelling of complex housing forms, aspects of the road network and density in the housing layout, design guide for residential areas, and housing form and land use. The following papers are included under the category of Housing Improvements: "New Directions in Improvement Policy," "Cellular Renewal--A process for Restructuring Old Neighborhoods"; "A Housing Evaluation System for the London Borough of Brent"; A Survey of the Administrative Procedures used by Local Authorities to Implement Their Housing Improvement Policies"; "Public Participation or Community Plan", and "Department of the Environment - Four Years GIA's." The paper presented in area of activity and action in the present housing stock, cover aspects of the eligibility constraints on the movement on households between tenures, housing chains and filtering; participation as research (a case study), housing association experience with reference to housing action areas; the Westminister housing survey; and direct action by housing associations.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of the seminar on Housing, July 9-11, 1974, held at the University of Warwick, England.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Planning and Transport Res and Computation Co Ltd

    167 Oxford Street
    London W1R 1AH,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1974-7

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices;
  • Pagination: 280 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00096490
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: PTRC/P/95 Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 13 1975 12:00AM