Landscape increasing in importance in buyer’s eyes

October 19, 2008,AEST

“For more than a decade, as property values soared, luxury condominium developers found creative ways to promote projects. Some touted exclusive addresses and lavish amenities while others enlisted celebrity architects and endorsers to help drum up enthusiasm. Now, as numbers | Read More

Holcim Awards 2008 North America

October 19, 2008,AEST

The winners of the second North American Holcim Awards competition for Sustainable Construction projects were announced at a ceremony in Montreal. Total prize money of USD 270,000 was presented to nine projects from Canada and the United States that showcase | Read More

Progressive development key to planning

October 19, 2008,AEST

“To achieve the vision of Hong Kong as Asia’s world city, the Government will focus on three broad areas in working out the future blueprint of Hong Kong – improving a quality living environment, enhancing economic competitiveness, and strengthening links | Read More

Choked by unrealistic messages – Haaretz – Israel News

October 18, 2008,AEST

“Last month, the Tolerance Park and Monument was dedicated atop the Armon Hanatziv ridge along the Goldman Promenade in Jerusalem. Its main attraction is an impressive 15-meter bronze sculpture, the handiwork of Polish sculptor Czeslaw Dzwigaj.” read more @ the | Read More

Shared high streets ‘not safer’ – BBC News

October 16, 2008,AEST

“New street schemes which merge traffic and pedestrian areas could put blind people at risk, a charity has warned.” SOURCE: BBC NEWS | UK | Scotland | Tayside and Central | Shared high streets ‘not safer’.

Martha Fajardo Interview – Land8Lounge

October 16, 2008,AEST

Read a great interview with Martha Fajardo by Kevin Gaughan of “MARTHA CECILIA FAJARDO, Immediate Past-President of the International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA), received her Colombian Landscape Architect Master degree on Landscape Design at Sheffield University, England.” SOURCE: – | Read More

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