Swedish expo offers solutions to urban housing crisis
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Spotted: A Swedish experiment has created a new model to resolve long-standing urban housing challenges. Known as the Vallastaden model, 40 different developers created nearly 1000 residences in five years. The project, which could disrupt traditional urban planning, focussed on creating a new district that was social, environmental and economically sustainable. Developers had a free hand to construct sustainable housing in the new community. The dozens of developers involved each created a uniquely different building. Within a single block you will find a mix of detached houses, apartment buildings, student housing and commercial spaces. The result is a vibrant community that encourages residents to interact, according…
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