Affordable Housing: Designing an American Asset

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Urban Land Institute, 2005 - Architecture - 126 pages
This lavishly illustrated book describes the development of 15 affordable housing projects, designed by some of the nation's most gifted architects. It shows how affordable housing can be durable, environmentally sensitive, comfortable, attractive, and economical to maintain.

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Preface vii
Affordable Housing Today by Nicolas Retsinas
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About the author (2005)

This book was written by Adrienne Schmitz, a director at the Urban Land Institute, the leading real estate and land use education and research institute in the world, in conjunction with The National Building Museum, which has mounted a travelling exhibit on affordable housing design.

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