Friday, August 14, 2009

Families in flats built for yuppies

An academic survey of flat-dwellers in Sydney challenges the common assumption that apartments are predominantly the domain of "yuppie" couples and singles who choose to live there.
High-density housing to solve Sydney's suburban sprawl is increasingly forcing low-income families into unsuitable apartment blocks characterised by poor management and clashes over limited open space.
smh.com.au/../more-families-living.
See also:
luchetti.com.au/../sydney-metropolitan-strategy