Housing Knowledge Community

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The AIA Housing Knowledge Community tracks housing issues and develops relationships with industry stakeholders to encourage and promote safe, attractive, accessible, and affordable housing for all Americans.

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Bryan Verstegen

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UN Habitat III

The AIA Housing Knowledge Community serves on behalf of the AIA on the UN Habitat III subcommittee...

Ann Harris

This webinar is part of a series sponsored by the Housing Knowledge Community on AIA KnowledgeNet. There...

Eugenio S. Aburto AIA

concrete construction

rammed earth, the less expensive: material free, labor by owners. first concrete house - using rammed...

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This webinar is part of a series sponsored by the Housing Knowledge Community on AIA KnowledgeNet. While...

Community Blogs

  • Katherine R. Williams AIA

    Housing Knowledge Community China trip - #6

    Housing Knowledge Community

    Update #4 from the field in China [Paul... more

  • Katherine R. Williams AIA

    Housing Knowledge Community China trip - #5

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    Update 3 below: ------------- Friday was... more

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Announcements

Habitat III U.S. National Committee Talking Points

The AIA Housing Knowledge Community serves on behalf of the AIA on the UN Habitat III
subcommittee for Education and Outreach. This important convention happens onlyonce
every 20 years, serving to help shape the international agenda on urbanization and issues of equity.

AIA Innovation and Practice in House Design – Research Grant

Congratulations to the 2014 grant recipient Alison Steele for her proposed research that will be a comprehensive investigation into the design and development of accessory dwelling units (ADUs), with an emphasis on lowering the cost of construction.

The AIA Small Project Practitioners (SPP) and Housing Knowledge Community (HKC) are proud to offer the 2014 AIA Innovation and Practice in Housing Design Research Grant. This grant will fund one emerging professional (defined below) to conduct research on residential design practice in small architectural firms or a topic of direct applicability to these firms. Applicants are encouraged to research emerging approaches to the professional practice of architecture.

Free Housing Webinar Series

Join AIA Housing Knowledge Community this fall with the free webinar series for AIA Continuing Education credits on various topics including research and public interest design.

Registration is now open!

Latest Discussion Postings

  • Eugenio S. Aburto AIA

    RE: How "One Plus Five" Wood Buildings Shape American...

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

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    RE: How "One Plus Five" Wood Buildings Shape American...

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    My Dear Mr. Philipsen: Just when the foundation...

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    How "One Plus Five" Wood Buildings Shape American...

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    Nobody would for one minute mistake a car or an...

  • Eugenio S. Aburto AIA

    RE: Tiny Houses as a solution to the affordable...

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    I think to build affordable housing, is not the...

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    RE: Tiny Houses as a solution to the affordable...

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    Vancouver, BC has a robust growth of alley-way tiny...

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