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12 November 2019

Glasgow City Council Approves Hotel

Glasgow City Council has granted permission for a 20-story hotel development to be built along the the River Clyde. The CitiHome project had received an...

08 November 2019

Retrofit of Glasgow Tower Blocks Signals New Approach to Housing

At a time when many high-rise residential buildings are being demolished, a renovation of Cedar Court in the North West of Glasgow demonstrates that some...

07 November 2019

Former Public Housing High-Rise in London To Be Repurposed

In the 1960s, Balfron Tower was built in the Poplar neighborhood in the East End of London to house the city’s poor. Today, the building...

05 November 2019

Proposed Renovation of 1960s London Landmark Moves Forward

Proposals to add two new stories to the Richard Seifert & Partners’ Grade II-listed landmark Space House have won the backing of Camden council. Architects...

01 November 2019

Report on London’s Grenfell Tower Tragedy Faults Fire Service

A long-awaited report on the fire that killed 72 people at Grenfell Tower, the 24-story public housing complex, two years ago, offered a damning account...

25 October 2019

Twin Towers to Rise in London’s Isle of Dogs

Hong Kong developer Far East Consortium, has said London-based JRL Group has begun work on a twin-tower scheme on London’s Isle of Dogs. Designed by...