Tag: urban community

A time to embrace the edge spaces that make our neighbourhoods...

As we emerge from COVID-19 lockdowns, it is timely to reflect on how the design of our neighbourhoods and the ways we interact with them affect our lived experience.

Quality of life in high-density apartments varies. Here are 6 ways...

We’re building a lot of apartments in Australia. High-density precincts are being developed across our major cities.

Apartment life for families means living at close quarters, but often...

Newer high-rises in Australia’s inner-city areas are increasingly home to parents raising young children. Close to one in 10 children live in apartments.

This is why apartment living is different for the poor

There’s been a lot of talk about apartment living of late. By Laurence Troy (Research Fellow, City Futures Research Centre, UNSW) Hazel Easthope (Senior Research...

Our pets strengthen neighbourhood ties

Talk to any pet owner and you are bound to invoke stories about the joy and companionship of having a pet. By Lisa Wood -...