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  • How are new-build homes making it easier to go green?
  • How are new-build homes making it easier to go green?
    Mikhail Riches (2018) ©
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Goldsmith Street: the future of British housing?

As demands for sustainability impact the housing sector, developers are facing the challenge of creating affordable and eco-friendly homes. Goldsmith Street, a RIBA-award-winning project, could offer the solution to sustainable living, while creating and fostering new communities.

Location United Kingdom

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Visit Norwich these days and you’ll find that the queues of tourists aren’t snaking around the city’s majestic cathedral, but instead gathered around a new series of council houses on the edge of the city centre. A marked departure from the traditional tourist traps, the new houses of Goldsmith Street have captured the public’s imagination through their modern, eco-friendly rendering. 

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