UNSW Built Environment

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UNSW is part of a landmark study examining how future high-density developments can be planned with a focus on healthy living.

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UNSW Built Environment Dean Professor Helen Lochhead has been appointed to the NSW State Design Review Panel to advise on significant, large-scale developments.

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As the private rental market grows and property management is hit by disruption, more needs to be done to improve renters’ experiences, new research has found.

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The Dean of Built Environment, Helen Lochhead, will promote the value of architectural education as President of the Australian Institute of Architects.

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As Australia faces sustained and accelerated population growth, it is worth revisiting the idea of new cities – providing we don't resort to a tired rerun of town and country planning policies from the past.

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It's time to correct some of the flawed analysis and myths that are preventing development of good housing policy.

 

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UNSW and construction firm Roberts Pizzarotti are steering female students towards an industry crying out for skilled graduates.

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UNSW researchers are hoping to shed light on the role that Airbnb plays in the housing affordability crisis in Australia's two biggest cities.

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Public toilets are an essential amenity, but most of them aren't places we'd want to visit unless we have to. Christian Tietz asks: What does the failure to provide more restful and inviting places say about us?

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Based on research comparing projects across the country, a new assessment tool calculates cost-effective ways to fund affordable housing to meet specified needs in different markets.

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