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Length: (5 mins.) ... Date: (Aug 2012) ... Source: https://youtu.be/k749w3cHSPk


Pocket Neighborhoods, gives us a taster of some of the important aspects to consider about how to build community

Pocket Neighbourhoods

Creating Small Scale Community in a Large Scale World

In this video Ross Chapin, architect and author of Pocket Neighborhoods, gives us a taster of some of the important aspects to consider about designing housing pattern that can foster urban community.

WISH LIST - Location: Paeroa, NZ. The requirements below are located within 4-12 kilometres of Paeroa town centre. Our housing: 4-bedroom house with attached cottage; warm, quiet, private, with sunny garden area and 4-24 healthy fruit trees; Our covered areas: 1 double garage; 1 drive-in workshop (84-124 square metres); 2 storage sheds (each 48-96 square metres); 1 green house (48-124 square metres, working); Our land: 4-12 hectares of fertile, sheltered, well-drained, well-fenced, gently sloping farmland.

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