International Prespectives On High-rise Housing

France, Poland, Slovenia and Sweden offer feedback about their approach to handling the challenges of high-rise residential housing.

"Countries are struggling to find the right approach to dealing with their high-rise situation: best practice solutions that are both effective and affordable are still relatively rare. Four civil servants from around the European Union share their countries' experiences..."

Thanks to Brenda Meyer

Full Story: High-Rise Housing Estates


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