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David Levitt

David Levitt and David Bernstein co-founded Levitt Bernstein in 1968. At the same time, they started what is now one of the UK's largest housing associations. David Levitt's involvement in commissioning and designing housing – and his interest in the concerns of clients and residents – produced The Housing Design Handbook in 2010. Eight years later, he has returned to it – adding the expertise of his many contacts in the field. Despite retiring from practice in 2005, David has continued as a ‘design champion’ for housing developers and housing associations and as a board member of Design for Homes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo McCafferty

Jo McCafferty joined Levitt Bernstein in 1997 and now leads the practice's major housing studio. Her key role has been championing inventive solutions at masterplanning and detailed-design scales and to work with communities to empower residents through the design process. As co-editor ofg this edition of The Housing Design Handbook, she brings her experience on current projects, emerging policy and contacts to give insight into best practice. Jo sits on the RIBA Awards National Panel. She is a CABE Built Environment Enabler and a guest critic at the University of Newcastle, University of Cambridge and invited lecturer at the Architectural Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Housing Design Handbook : A guide to good practice

Routledge, 2019

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... are robust For example, at Loudoun Road, a 42-home project in Camden and where technological solutions will have a reasonable life designed by Levitt Bernstein for Origin Housing, the success and be easy to use. This is not an argument against...

Internal space

David Levitt

David Levitt and David Bernstein co-founded Levitt Bernstein in 1968. At the same time, they started what is now one of the UK's largest housing associations. David Levitt's involvement in commissioning and designing housing – and his interest in the concerns of clients and residents – produced The Housing Design Handbook in 2010. Eight years later, he has returned to it – adding the expertise of his many contacts in the field. Despite retiring from practice in 2005, David has continued as a ‘design champion’ for housing developers and housing associations and as a board member of Design for Homes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo McCafferty

Jo McCafferty joined Levitt Bernstein in 1997 and now leads the practice's major housing studio. Her key role has been championing inventive solutions at masterplanning and detailed-design scales and to work with communities to empower residents through the design process. As co-editor ofg this edition of The Housing Design Handbook, she brings her experience on current projects, emerging policy and contacts to give insight into best practice. Jo sits on the RIBA Awards National Panel. She is a CABE Built Environment Enabler and a guest critic at the University of Newcastle, University of Cambridge and invited lecturer at the Architectural Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Housing Design Handbook : A guide to good practice

Routledge, 2019

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... a live-in grandparent. 4 The theme of Levitt Bernstein’s entry was ‘choice now, and choice later’. The four designs are relatively simple, particularly in plan, but each can be configured over two or three storeys and/or extended...

Tenure and sustainable communities

David Levitt

David Levitt and David Bernstein co-founded Levitt Bernstein in 1968. At the same time, they started what is now one of the UK's largest housing associations. David Levitt's involvement in commissioning and designing housing – and his interest in the concerns of clients and residents – produced The Housing Design Handbook in 2010. Eight years later, he has returned to it – adding the expertise of his many contacts in the field. Despite retiring from practice in 2005, David has continued as a ‘design champion’ for housing developers and housing associations and as a board member of Design for Homes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo McCafferty

Jo McCafferty joined Levitt Bernstein in 1997 and now leads the practice's major housing studio. Her key role has been championing inventive solutions at masterplanning and detailed-design scales and to work with communities to empower residents through the design process. As co-editor ofg this edition of The Housing Design Handbook, she brings her experience on current projects, emerging policy and contacts to give insight into best practice. Jo sits on the RIBA Awards National Panel. She is a CABE Built Environment Enabler and a guest critic at the University of Newcastle, University of Cambridge and invited lecturer at the Architectural Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Housing Design Handbook : A guide to good practice

Routledge, 2019

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... there is clear evidence that ‘high quality, mixed tenure developments can be delivered 2 successfully’. A well-designed and managed development has no real adverse effect on values or viability. 1 Q ueenbridge Quarter, Hackney, by Levitt...

External space

David Levitt

David Levitt and David Bernstein co-founded Levitt Bernstein in 1968. At the same time, they started what is now one of the UK's largest housing associations. David Levitt's involvement in commissioning and designing housing – and his interest in the concerns of clients and residents – produced The Housing Design Handbook in 2010. Eight years later, he has returned to it – adding the expertise of his many contacts in the field. Despite retiring from practice in 2005, David has continued as a ‘design champion’ for housing developers and housing associations and as a board member of Design for Homes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo McCafferty

Jo McCafferty joined Levitt Bernstein in 1997 and now leads the practice's major housing studio. Her key role has been championing inventive solutions at masterplanning and detailed-design scales and to work with communities to empower residents through the design process. As co-editor ofg this edition of The Housing Design Handbook, she brings her experience on current projects, emerging policy and contacts to give insight into best practice. Jo sits on the RIBA Awards National Panel. She is a CABE Built Environment Enabler and a guest critic at the University of Newcastle, University of Cambridge and invited lecturer at the Architectural Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Housing Design Handbook : A guide to good practice

Routledge, 2019

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... External space The design of external space is generally seen as the treatments, and the whole experience of the public realm preserve of a landscape architect. However, to regard this for its users then suffers. It should be borne...

Mixing homes with other uses

David Levitt

David Levitt and David Bernstein co-founded Levitt Bernstein in 1968. At the same time, they started what is now one of the UK's largest housing associations. David Levitt's involvement in commissioning and designing housing – and his interest in the concerns of clients and residents – produced The Housing Design Handbook in 2010. Eight years later, he has returned to it – adding the expertise of his many contacts in the field. Despite retiring from practice in 2005, David has continued as a ‘design champion’ for housing developers and housing associations and as a board member of Design for Homes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo McCafferty

Jo McCafferty joined Levitt Bernstein in 1997 and now leads the practice's major housing studio. Her key role has been championing inventive solutions at masterplanning and detailed-design scales and to work with communities to empower residents through the design process. As co-editor ofg this edition of The Housing Design Handbook, she brings her experience on current projects, emerging policy and contacts to give insight into best practice. Jo sits on the RIBA Awards National Panel. She is a CABE Built Environment Enabler and a guest critic at the University of Newcastle, University of Cambridge and invited lecturer at the Architectural Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Housing Design Handbook : A guide to good practice

Routledge, 2019

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... made visible by its entrances, the Location Bloomsbury, London rest being encased in two storeys of single-aspect flats. Architect Levitt Bernstein with Patrick Hodgkinson Secondly, the whole question of security had to be radically...

Bins, bikes and cars

David Levitt

David Levitt and David Bernstein co-founded Levitt Bernstein in 1968. At the same time, they started what is now one of the UK's largest housing associations. David Levitt's involvement in commissioning and designing housing – and his interest in the concerns of clients and residents – produced The Housing Design Handbook in 2010. Eight years later, he has returned to it – adding the expertise of his many contacts in the field. Despite retiring from practice in 2005, David has continued as a ‘design champion’ for housing developers and housing associations and as a board member of Design for Homes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo McCafferty

Jo McCafferty joined Levitt Bernstein in 1997 and now leads the practice's major housing studio. Her key role has been championing inventive solutions at masterplanning and detailed-design scales and to work with communities to empower residents through the design process. As co-editor ofg this edition of The Housing Design Handbook, she brings her experience on current projects, emerging policy and contacts to give insight into best practice. Jo sits on the RIBA Awards National Panel. She is a CABE Built Environment Enabler and a guest critic at the University of Newcastle, University of Cambridge and invited lecturer at the Architectural Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Housing Design Handbook : A guide to good practice

Routledge, 2019

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... links to local alternative transport networks. A balance, therefore, needs to be struck. 4 O cean Estate, Stepney, by Levitt Bernstein: cycle and pedestrian routes reduce the dominance of the car Guidance seeks to promote well-designed...

Co-design

David Levitt

David Levitt and David Bernstein co-founded Levitt Bernstein in 1968. At the same time, they started what is now one of the UK's largest housing associations. David Levitt's involvement in commissioning and designing housing – and his interest in the concerns of clients and residents – produced The Housing Design Handbook in 2010. Eight years later, he has returned to it – adding the expertise of his many contacts in the field. Despite retiring from practice in 2005, David has continued as a ‘design champion’ for housing developers and housing associations and as a board member of Design for Homes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo McCafferty

Jo McCafferty joined Levitt Bernstein in 1997 and now leads the practice's major housing studio. Her key role has been championing inventive solutions at masterplanning and detailed-design scales and to work with communities to empower residents through the design process. As co-editor ofg this edition of The Housing Design Handbook, she brings her experience on current projects, emerging policy and contacts to give insight into best practice. Jo sits on the RIBA Awards National Panel. She is a CABE Built Environment Enabler and a guest critic at the University of Newcastle, University of Cambridge and invited lecturer at the Architectural Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Housing Design Handbook : A guide to good practice

Routledge, 2019

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... Co-design Co-design In this chapter, Stephen Hill discusses the process and manager. Most groups employ a specialist cohousing purpose of involving future residents in the design of their project manager from an early stage. new homes...

Security

David Levitt

David Levitt and David Bernstein co-founded Levitt Bernstein in 1968. At the same time, they started what is now one of the UK's largest housing associations. David Levitt's involvement in commissioning and designing housing – and his interest in the concerns of clients and residents – produced The Housing Design Handbook in 2010. Eight years later, he has returned to it – adding the expertise of his many contacts in the field. Despite retiring from practice in 2005, David has continued as a ‘design champion’ for housing developers and housing associations and as a board member of Design for Homes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo McCafferty

Jo McCafferty joined Levitt Bernstein in 1997 and now leads the practice's major housing studio. Her key role has been championing inventive solutions at masterplanning and detailed-design scales and to work with communities to empower residents through the design process. As co-editor ofg this edition of The Housing Design Handbook, she brings her experience on current projects, emerging policy and contacts to give insight into best practice. Jo sits on the RIBA Awards National Panel. She is a CABE Built Environment Enabler and a guest critic at the University of Newcastle, University of Cambridge and invited lecturer at the Architectural Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Housing Design Handbook : A guide to good practice

Routledge, 2019

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... Security Any discussion of security in housing quickly focuses on no more than eight flats per floor, works satisfactorily, but planning policy in the 1960s and how it turned out to be the increases in height and density of flats reliant...

Places that get better over time

David Levitt

David Levitt and David Bernstein co-founded Levitt Bernstein in 1968. At the same time, they started what is now one of the UK's largest housing associations. David Levitt's involvement in commissioning and designing housing – and his interest in the concerns of clients and residents – produced The Housing Design Handbook in 2010. Eight years later, he has returned to it – adding the expertise of his many contacts in the field. Despite retiring from practice in 2005, David has continued as a ‘design champion’ for housing developers and housing associations and as a board member of Design for Homes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo McCafferty

Jo McCafferty joined Levitt Bernstein in 1997 and now leads the practice's major housing studio. Her key role has been championing inventive solutions at masterplanning and detailed-design scales and to work with communities to empower residents through the design process. As co-editor ofg this edition of The Housing Design Handbook, she brings her experience on current projects, emerging policy and contacts to give insight into best practice. Jo sits on the RIBA Awards National Panel. She is a CABE Built Environment Enabler and a guest critic at the University of Newcastle, University of Cambridge and invited lecturer at the Architectural Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Housing Design Handbook : A guide to good practice

Routledge, 2019

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... be stigmatised as such by the community. As a result, both Levitt Bernstein and Pollard Thomas Edwards adopted certain overriding principles at the design stage: to avoid a wildly different architectural language between the two halves;...

Sustainable design and construction

David Levitt

David Levitt and David Bernstein co-founded Levitt Bernstein in 1968. At the same time, they started what is now one of the UK's largest housing associations. David Levitt's involvement in commissioning and designing housing – and his interest in the concerns of clients and residents – produced The Housing Design Handbook in 2010. Eight years later, he has returned to it – adding the expertise of his many contacts in the field. Despite retiring from practice in 2005, David has continued as a ‘design champion’ for housing developers and housing associations and as a board member of Design for Homes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Jo McCafferty

Jo McCafferty joined Levitt Bernstein in 1997 and now leads the practice's major housing studio. Her key role has been championing inventive solutions at masterplanning and detailed-design scales and to work with communities to empower residents through the design process. As co-editor ofg this edition of The Housing Design Handbook, she brings her experience on current projects, emerging policy and contacts to give insight into best practice. Jo sits on the RIBA Awards National Panel. She is a CABE Built Environment Enabler and a guest critic at the University of Newcastle, University of Cambridge and invited lecturer at the Architectural Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Housing Design Handbook : A guide to good practice

Routledge, 2019

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... Sustainable design and construction Sustainable design and construction is a constantly a variety of different approaches, each of which can be changing discipline. Energy-efficiency and airtightness valuable in a particular context...