Cluster housing


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Cluster housing

Suburban, medium-density apartment or row-house complexes.

cluster housing

Dwellings grouped closely together to form relatively compact units. The space between clusters usually is allocated to pedestrian circulation and cooperative recreational use. This pattern normally results in a higher density of land use than that of a conventional subdivision layout.
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De Blasio's Tuesday plan called for nearly $300 million to be allocated from the city's budget towards creating "high quality" shelters to completely eliminate the prevalence of hotel rooms and cluster housing in the next five years.
Francese--in a talk that some of the more than 100 participants described as "provocative" and "passionate"--attacked zoning laws that encourage affordable cluster housing in favor of large lots and retirement communities, arguing that the state is now tied with Florida as the sixth oldest in the nation, and has one of the fastest-growing population of other 65.
Unlike aged Australians, they are mostly denied access to cluster housing and village style communities.
For the UA-owned Benchlands, AuYeung thinks Sitka could be well-served with a diverse mix of single-family, multi-family and cluster housing. Prime view lots on the crests could be sold for top-dollar on the open market for luxury homes, with the profits funneled into making the other parcels more affordable.
Which is perhaps one reason a handful of developers have pushed for cluster housing as an alternative to traditional garage-front subdivisions.
They have been building tiny houses--ranging from 300 to 1,000 square feet in size--for 15-plus years and are active in promoting conservation subdivisions, cluster housing, and ecologically healthy home construction.
The several types of housing that are addressed in this section provide some help for the novice in understanding what is generally meant by a condominium and a cooperative and the difference between such terms manufactured housing and cluster housing. In their description of financing alternatives, the authors explain how to calculate the price a homebuyer can afford to pay, the qualifying process, and assumption financing.
During the past several years, Fogelstrom and his development company have put together a cluster housing development on one of the most interesting and unusual sites in Eugene.
Since the 1999 report, the Royal Canadian Legion has been developing a program of cluster housing. The Legion has been involved in housing since WWII and it's current concept points the way to the future.
And in Singapore, Bedmar & Shi's cluster housing is a subtle yet inventive reinterpretation of tropical archetypes.
Astronomers had also found that the parent Abell cluster housing the cD galaxy exhibits a similar behavior -- it tends to emit light toward a neighboring cluster located no more than 150 million light-years away.