Medium density housing assessment tools: Summary report

Verney Ryan, Bill Smith. This report summarises the research process, medium density housing outcome framework, tool development and case study testing to develop New Zealand-specific tools to assess medium density […]

Applying the Neighbourhood Sustainability residents’ survey to Hobsonville Point 2020

Glenda Lock, Andrea Blackmore. This report provides the results of an application of the Residents’ Questionnaire from Beacon’s Neighbourhood Sustainability Tools to Hobsonville Point in February 2020. Results show that […]

Medium density housing assessment of four CORT developments

Verney Ryan, Glenda Lock, Bill Smith, Andrea Blackmore. Presents the results of applying Beacon Pathway’s medium density assessment tools to four CORT community housing developments (McLennan, Hokonui, Princes Street, Scott […]

Applying the Neighbourhood Sustainability residents’ questionnaire to Hobsonville Point 2018

Glenda Lock, Andrea Blackmore. This report provides the results of an application of the Residents’ Questionnaire from Beacon’s Neighbourhood Sustainability Tools to Hobsonville Point in June and July 2018. Results […]

The MDH assessment framework: Regulatory overview

Verney Ryan, Bill Smith. This document is an annex to the main final report prepared at the conclusion of Beacon Pathway’s Medium Density Housing Assessment Tool project. It provides the […]

Medium density housing assessment tools: Case studies

Verney Ryan, Bill Smith. This summary report provides results from evaluation of the prototype assessment tools developed under Beacon’s MBIE and BRANZ Levy funded project relating to the assessment of […]

Medium density housing assessment tools: Framework development working paper

Verney Ryan, Bill Smith. This working paper reports on progress during the framework development and best tool evaluation phases of Beacon’s Medium Density Housing (MDH) research. The project is addressing […]

Medium density housing assessment tools: Discovery phase working paper

Verney Ryan, Bill Smith. This working paper reports on progress during the Discovery Phase of Beacon’s Medium Density Housing (MDH) research. The project is addressing the question “How is success […]

Applying the Neighbourhood Sustainability residents’ questionnaire to Hobsonville Point 2016

Glenda Lock. This report provides the results of an application of the Beacon Neighbourhood Sustainability Tool to Hobsonville Point in June to August 2016. Results show that Hobsonville Point rates […]

Beacon’s neighbourhood research and tools: A summary

Andrea Blackmore. This report summarises the research journey that underlies the development of the Neighbourhood Sustainability Framework and its assessment tools.  Sustainable neighbourhoods have always been part of Beacon’s vision […]