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 in New Zealand. The report provides an overview of the case study process and method, presents results from the two case studies (undertaken at The Brickworks apartments in Hobsonville Point and Hypatia Apartments located in Grafton, Auckland) and concludes with an overview of recommendations for the ongoing project.