January 24, 2018

My comments from a piece on yesterdays @CorkEveningEcho on the revamped council mortgage scheme. #rant #HousingCrisis 

January 2, 2018

I very much enjoyed reading 'The social fabric in cities' written by Vinicius M.Netto in my copy of Area Development and Policy  that arrived this morn. Also, there is a nice video on 'Architecture and the ballet of the street' concepted by the same author. It is...

January 1, 2018

The above clip from Friends (repeated every New Year's Day!) highlights the preference for young families to fly to the suburbs to raise children. Clearly, whether perceived or a fact, the suburbs are identified as a much preferred place to raise families. Suburban fli...

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