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Texas Tech University


The years have rolled by again and the nineties which replace the eighties have now been ousted by the zeros. How different are today’s housing needs from those of the last century? In the 1920s, it was Reitveld’s Schroder House. In the 1930’s it was Corbu’s Immeuble 24 N.C. In the 70’s, there was a surge of popularity for lofts in unused industrial buildings, Where do we go from here.

“The realities: more people working from home, high premiums on space coupled with dramatic fluctuations in the cost of living and increasing diversity off building types becoming a violable for conversion. To cote a few call for greater imagination and versatility in the design of our residential of our residential spaces.