The environment we live in can either help or make it difficult for us to live as we like. For example, if we would like to live close to nature, being in a big city does not...

Entorno

Currently, the most widespread ways of getting a home are either through lease or direct homeownership. The main difference between these two options is who physically owns the...

Acceso

Organization can come either from the realm of the public administration, usually through social housing, or through direct ownership, be it individual or community based, or...

Organizarse

Sharing is part of the human condition, it allows us to argue, laugh, join up experience and collectively communicate and construct thoughts and ideas... Depending on our own...

Que-compartir

In order to find a place to live, beyond using the usual search mechanisms (real estate agents, the grape vine, etc.) there exist other ways of proceeding that might enable us...

Busqueda

In order to pay for a home there are many options that differ from the typical bank mortgage. These options can allow us to reduce costs, are socially more responsible and can...

Financiacion

To conceive the places we inhabit from a woman's point of view leads us to rethink space, the city and the house itself. This means making movement easier between the different...

Mujeres

Given the gradual increase of housing prices for a growing number of families, to the point of setting off all sorts of social alarms with the advent of the financial and...

Derecho-a-la-vivienda

By introducing small changes in our project we can end up reducing energy consumption in the long rung of our home's service life, thus reducing its maintenance costs....

Ahorro-energetico

We are continually transforming the spaces of our homes in order to adapt them to our needs, tastes or desires. In this process, a series of housing typologies exist that help...

Tipologias-adaptables

Even though construction is a specialised industry, there are ways of organising construction work that allow for the participation of the final users of the homes, if the...

Construir-y-rehabilitar

Once construction or renewal of our house is over, its management can be either minimal or influence many aspects of community life, in which case management generates a high...

Gestion-uso

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