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From Section 21 to a 5 year tenancy agreement

From Section 21 to a 5 year tenancy agreement

ITV Anglia featured the New Horizons Building Better Opportunities project in its evening news programme.

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Co-living for vulnerable older people - the views of stakeholders

Co-living for vulnerable older people - the views of stakeholders

CCHPR have published their latest report on their research into co-living as a housing solution for vulnerable older people, funded jointly by the Nationwide Foundation and Nationwide Building Society.

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The challenges of gentrification

The challenges of gentrification

Sónia Alves took part in a debate looking at the sustainability of Urban World Heritage Sites at the end of March 2019.

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MHCLG commission CCHPR to look into leasehold charges

MHCLG commission CCHPR to look into leasehold charges

Leasehold and freehold charges are a complex and sometimes contentious issue in terms of both legislation and practice.

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CCHPR  publishes final report for the Digital Built Britain Housing Network

CCHPR publishes final report for the Digital Built Britain Housing Network

The Digital Built Britain Housing Network has published its final report for the Centre for Digital Built Britain.

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Transforming Construction Alliance: Core Innovation Hub

Transforming Construction Alliance: Core Innovation Hub

CCHPR's Acting Director, Dr Gemma Burgess, will lead the impact assessment workstream for the Construction Innovation Hub's research stream.

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Overlooked and marginalised -  what can be done to help non-resident fathers?

Overlooked and marginalised - what can be done to help non-resident fathers?

Kathryn Muir's roundtable event brought together academics, practitioners and policy makers, and asked them about how best to tackle the issues facing non-resident fathers.

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Prix Andre Jordan -  Honourable mention for Sónia Alves's paper

Prix Andre Jordan - Honourable mention for Sónia Alves's paper

Dr Sónia Alves's paper, “Poles Apart? A Comparative Study of Housing Policies and Outcomes in Portugal and Denmark” received an honourable mention from the 2018 Prix Andre Jordan judges.

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Three new PhD students begin their studies under CCHPR

Three new PhD students begin their studies under CCHPR

Chilombo Musa, Chris Blundell and Fareza Mustafa are now PhD students at the Department of Land Economy, supervised by Dr Gemma Burgess.

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Cambridge alliance secures £72 million in government funding to drive innovation and boost construction

Cambridge alliance secures £72 million in government funding to drive innovation and boost construction

The Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) at the University of Cambridge has joined a new alliance with the MTC (Manufacturing Technology Centre) and BRE (Building Research Establishment) to transform the way that infrastructure in the UK is designed, built, and used.

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Fourth Digital Built Britain Housing Network position paper published

Fourth Digital Built Britain Housing Network position paper published

This position paper, written by Acting Director Gemma Burgess and ECR Valentine Quinio, looks at digital innovation in the planning process, and outlines the scope for future research and digitisation of planning in order to improve housing delivery in the UK.

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Ox-MK-Cam Growth Corridor: Can we plan for sustainable growth and make places that work for people?

Ox-MK-Cam Growth Corridor: Can we plan for sustainable growth and make places that work for people?

Gemma Burgess spoke about housing challenges at a recent Edge Debate event looking at the opportunities and challenges faced by the Oxford-Milton Keynes- Cambridge Growth Corridor

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New research projects announced

New research projects announced

CCHPR have been awarded funding for two new research projects, each looking at a different aspect of co-living.

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Involvement of Western Orientalists in Iranian cultural heritage affairs (1925-1979)

Involvement of Western Orientalists in Iranian cultural heritage affairs (1925-1979)

Drs Sara Mahdizadeh and Reyhaneh Shojaei's article for the Journal of Architectural Conservation examines unpublished primary sources in an attempt to shed new light on the role of Western Orientalists in 20th century Iran.

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