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Are you concerned about the state of current housing provision? Worried about further decline in the years ahead? Decent Homes for All addresses fundamental questions about the current housing crisis; examining its history and evolution.
The first text on the housing-planning interface, it explores the relationship between planning and housing supply, focusing on housing supply, the quality and form of residential development, affordability and sustainability and the changing nature of planning itself. The questions covered include:
This comprehensive narrative provides students, planners and researchers with a valuable account of the evolving relationship between planning and housing to aid contextual understanding and suggest how current issues might evolve in the future.
1. Introduction 2. The Co-Evolution of Housing and Planning 3. The (Re) Birth of Private Housing Provision 4. The Shifting Policy Landscape 5. Planning Intervention: Housing Design, Density and Affordability 6. Responding to Strategic and Local Housing Pressures 7. The New Market Agenda in Housing Supply 8. Delivering Housing in Sustainable Communities 9. Reframing Planning: Spatial Strategies and Community Development 10. Conclusions