This is as much a happiness project as it is a housing initiative. Beyond the basics of shelter and safety, the homes we live in have the power to affect us in so many ways. They can uplift us, calm us, let us have the support of close-knit neighbours - or the opposite - they can leave us feeling alone, disconnected and unhappy. I’ve experienced the full spectrum of these emotions in the places I’ve called home over the years. Can good housing design really change your life - your level of happiness?  Continue Reading →

 

WHAT are COMMUNITY AND NATURE-CENTRIC homes?

Take a deeper look at the driving philosophies:

Fostering social connections

Can we foster close-knit neighbourhood communities through better design? 

beauty as a basic service

How does natural beauty and our physical environment affect wellbeing? 

environmental stewardship

Can we create housing that sits in better harmony with the environment?