Universal Design in New Housing Projects

The experiences of the construction industry. NIBR Report 2007:14

The Norwegian State Housing Bank wanted to know more about “why it is taking so long to achieve universal design in the greater part of the building stock and in outdoor areas”. Based on in depth interviews with officials affiliated with housing projects in the Oslo region, the study analyses the interception of handling responsibility, fund, vocational quality and time limits the officials are faced with.

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Universal Design in New Housing Projects
The experiences of the construction industry

Guri Mette Vestby, Martin Hanssen, Aud Tennøy

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The whole report (norwegian)