Housing Products

  • Routledge Companion to Real Estate Development

    Edited by Graham Squires, Erwin Heurkens, Richard Peiser

    Real estate development shapes the way people live and work, playing a crucial role in determining our built environment. Around the world, real estate development reflects both universal human needs and region-specific requirements, and with the rise of globalization there is an increasing need to…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29 
    Routledge

  • Green Gentrification

    Urban sustainability and the struggle for environmental justice

    By Kenneth A. Gould, Tammy L. Lewis

    Green Gentrification looks at the social consequences of urban "greening" from an environmental justice and sustainable development perspective. Through a comparative examination of five cases of urban greening in Brooklyn, New York, it demonstrates that such initiatives, while positive for the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Equity, Justice and the Sustainable City series

  • Faces of Homelessness in the Asia Pacific

    Edited by Carole Zufferey, Nilan Yu

    Across the Asia Pacific, there are a vast range of experiences of homelessness and an equally diverse range of responses from state systems. Since understandings of homelessness are also heavily dependent on geographical, cultural, and historical contexts, attitudes towards it as a ‘social problem’…

    Hardback – 2017-07-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Dwelling in Mobile Times

    Places, practices and contestations

    Edited by Sybille Frank, Lars Meier

    In an era of increasing mobilities, places of residence are still vital. Unlike commuting, migrating or travelling, dwelling usually evokes – at least in modern Western thought – the idea of an immobile, private place to rest. This book explores the places, spaces and practices of dwelling in…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19 
    Routledge

  • Regulating Information Asymmetry in the Residential Real Estate Market

    The Hong Kong Experience

    By Devin Lin

    Devin S. Lin, PhD writes and reseraches on Construction Law and Property Law and is now teaching in the School of Economics Law, Southwest University of Politics and Law, China.…

    Hardback – 2017-07-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in International Real Estate

  • The Formulation of Local Housing Strategies

    A Critical Evaluation

    By Chris Nicol

    Housing provision is a major dilemma for local authorities. There is currently a huge demand for more housing, while increasing environmental, economic and political pressures must be considered when local authorities develop their policies. This remarkable volume investigates how local…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Dublin’s Bourgeois Homes

    Building the Victorian Suburbs, 1850-1901

    By Susan Galavan

    In 1859, Dubliners strolling along country roads witnessed something new emerging from the green fields. The Victorian house had arrived: wide red brick structures stood back behind manicured front lawns. Over the next forty years, an estimated 35,000 of these homes were constructed in the fields…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03
    Routledge

  • Sub City: Young People, Homelessness and Crime

    By Julia Wardhaugh

    Youth homelessness increased rapidly during the late 1980s and early 1990s, at a time when street homelessness in particular became increasingly associated in the popular mind with dangerousness and criminality. This book analyzes the construction of homelessness as a social and legal 'problem'…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30
    Routledge

  • Housing Change in East and Central Europe

    Integration or Fragmentation?

    By Sasha Tsenkova

    Edited by Stuart Lowe

    Ten years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, patterns of change to the former communist nations of Europe are now discernible in a way that was impossible to see in the initial years. This insightful book focuses on the case of changes in housing based on evidence collected from across the Central…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30
    Routledge

  • Negative Neighbourhood Reputation and Place Attachment

    The Production and Contestation of Territorial Stigma

    Edited by Paul Kirkness, Andreas Tijé-Dra

    The concept of territorial stigma, as developed in large part by the urban sociologist Loïc Wacquant, contends that certain groups of people are devalued, discredited and tainted by the reputation of the place where they reside. This book argues that this theory is more relevant and comprehensive…

    Hardback – 2017-04-25
    Routledge
    Global Urban Studies

  • Homeownership, Renting and Society

    Historical and Comparative Perspectives

    By Sebastian Kohl

    On the eve of the financial crisis, the USA was inhabited by almost 70 percent homeowning households, in comparison to about 45 percent in Germany. Homeownership, Renting and Society presents new evidence showing that this homeownership gap already existed between American and German cities around…

    Hardback – 2017-04-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Social Constructionism in Housing Research

    By Jim Kemeny

    Edited by Keith Jacobs

    By stressing the importance of subjectivity and interpretation, social constructionism offers a different conception of reality from the traditional approach to housing policy analysis. This book provides an up-to-date review of the social constructionist perspective and considers its philosophical…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Routledge

4Series in Housing

Product Search