Our Services

Sustainable Communities & Homes

Our services in relation to sustainable communities and homes encompass both social and environmental sustainability of communities and homes.  

We have provided these services to the following clients.

Adler Housing

  • Briefing, design development, tender and construction of new homes to meet the requirements of the Orthodox Jewish community, at Elysium Lane, Gateshead

Audit Commission

  • Member of Advisory Panel:  Securing Community Benefits Through the Planning Process

Home Group

  • SMILE:  New Approach to Environmental Sustainability

Joseph Rowntree Foundation

  • Author:  Management of Mixed Tenure Communities
  • Member of Advisory Panel:  Developer and Purchaser Attitudes to New Build Mixed Tenure Housing
  • Member of Advisory Panel:  Delivering Affordable Housing Through Section 106:  Outputs and Outcomes
  • Member of Advisory Panel:  Planning Gain and Affordable Housing - Making It Count
  • Member of Advisory Panel:  Land and Finance for Affordable Housing

Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust

  • Elm Tree Mews:  Evaluation of low carbon heating options

Northampton Borough Council

  • Housing Strategy
  • Development of design standards and brief for new council housing in mixed tenure, large scale urban extension at Dallington Grange

ODPM/Communities and Local Government

  • Sustainable Buildings Code - with HATC Ltd and CIRIA Ltd

Space Architecture and Environment

  • Input to master planning exercise for zero carbon community

Wynyard Park Ltd

  • Housing Market Assessment for proposed zero carbon mixed use community
  • Representations in respect of LDF Core Strategy in Hartlepool and Stockton Upon Tees BC
  • Houising market assessment and needs studies to support planning application