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We are very experienced in the design and implementation of social housing / Housing Association projects.
We have previously been engaged with various Housing Associations as Lead Consultant and have developed a thorough understanding of the processes of procurement and construction as well as the intense financial constraints that these organisations currently face.
We acutely understand that the design of social housing is to be cost effective and must abide by guidelines set out in the Housing for Varying Needs literature and specific Association Design Guidelines.
We employ the principles of BREEAM and EcoHomes guidance in our designs to address the aspirations and obligations in relation to sustainability and environmental issues
We have engaged with Police Architectural Liaison officers to obtain Secure By Design Accreditation for developments
We have engaged with Occupational Therapists to design Stage 3 adaptations on behalf of Clients