Housing Knowledge Community

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Description
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.

Latest Shared Files

Bryan Verstegen

“Within Formal Cities” is a project by Abe Drechsler and Brian Gaudio to document housing and infrastructure...

Bryan Verstegen

Smart growth and smaller dwelling units may address issues of sustainability far better than relying...

Bryan Verstegen

Peer Network Guidelines

The AIA Peer Network is a program developed for the architectural profession and its leaders who recognize...

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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...

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

    Housing Knowledge Community

    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

  • Jared E. Banks AIA

    Project Profile: Two families, one house

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    In every issue of the CRAN Chronicle we highlight...

  • Jared E. Banks AIA

    CRAN Chronicle Q2 - 2015

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    Check out the latest issue of the AIA CRAN Chronicle....

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    RE: Wood flooring, Teak, maintainence of

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    Hi folks --- While I've never used teak flooring,...

  • Edward J. Shannon III AIA

    RE: Huffington Post coverage of Housing Awards

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    "One/Two Family Production Housing, for which there...

  • Sean Catherall AIA

    RE: Huffington Post coverage of Housing Awards

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    I strongly suggest and sincerely hope that all AIA...

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