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

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...

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

    2015 CRAN Symposium Registration is open

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    Just a reminder to everyone that Symposium registration...

  • Jared E. Banks AIA

    RE: Message about Jared E. Banks

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    We had to temporarily take down the link to the...

  • Eugenio S. Aburto AIA

    Message about Jared E. Banks

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    I found an interesting message about AIA/CRAN, of...

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    The Unfulfilled Promise of Modernism

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    The Unfulfilled Promise of Modernism ...

  • Jared E. Banks AIA

    AIA CRAN Facebook Page

    Posted in: Housing Knowledge Community

    We've just created an official AIA CRAN Facebook...