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Central Christchurch: A Unique Neighbourhood- The Kilmore Street Apartments


As we have previously discussed, a successful city needs to have a mixture of housing typologies, each suiting a different family dynamic This project, The Kilmore Street Apartments, is an investment property specifically aimed at the rental market Quality rental accommodation is vitally important in any city, servicing those that cannot or choose not to purchase their own home Designing an investment property creates new challenges; it can be difficult to find a balance between an attractive, livable home for tenants and a solid, lasting investment for the owner

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Central Christchurch: A Unique Neighbourhood- Peterborough Housing Co-Operative


As demonstrated in The Cambridge Terrace home, not all central city living is high rise and high density There are many other options to explore

The Peterborough Housing Co-Operative Development is a prime example of a medium density development but with a unique twist

Their site, a small step back from Central Christchurch, was originally home to multiple workers cottages; simple small-scale homes with small plots of land This development draws from the density of the sites origins, but distributes the buildings in

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