UNSW Built Environment

New medium-density housing in Penrith NSW

Projects for 2021 funded by the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute are timely, practical and policy relevant.

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UNSW Sydney researchers in Engineering, Science, and Arts, Design & Architecture have been awarded five grants in a new round for industry collaborations.

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A hands-off federal government simply isn't helping.

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Most Australians working from home were happy to do so before COVID hit, but research has identified several key factors in whether these arrangements work out well.

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UNSW Sydney had 43 researchers in the top 10,000 last year in the world’s most comprehensive standardised citation database.  

apartment building in Sydney

The step-by-step guide helps strata property owners and managers with the process of identifying and rectifying defects in apartment buildings.

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They might be seen as noxious, but it turns out there is an unappreciated side to weeds.

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Tackling corruption could help alleviate the scale of crises and its impact on vulnerable people, says international construction management and economics expert Professor George Ofori. 

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With parks and other green spaces often at a premium on the ground, could we look to the skies for the answer?

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The new round of grants will support research in arts and social sciences, built environment, business, engineering, law, medicine and science.

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