How do you find out if medium density housing is a viable option for you?
The Ministry for the Environment wanted to produce a set of user-friendly case studies on medium density housing within New Zealand. The case studies needed to appeal to a broad audience - local government, developers and designers, as well as people wanting to compare properties for purchase or rent.
Urban designers from our Christchurch, Auckland and Wellington offices worked together to develop and test a methodology and assessment criteria on three best practice medium density housing developments. The case studies can be viewed on the Ministry for the Environment’s website: