It may not be an infectious disease, but loneliness is an epidemic that has significant consequences for health and disproportionately affects older people. Eugene Marchese, founder and CEO of Guild Living, believes that residential designs appropriate for later life could be the remedy. 

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Tower will be Swiss practice’s first residential project in the UK

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Friday, 22 April 2016 15:29

Rue de Lourmel

TVK Architectes’ development forges a strong sense of identity out of an eclectic range of styles and functions – from a crèche to an old people’s home

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Thursday, 04 February 2016 00:00

Vertical Itaim, São Paulo, by Marcio Kogan

An elegant residential tower in the central of the Brazilian city offers a much-needed model for smarter urban living in a city choked by traffic, sprawl and inflated prices, says Saul Taylor

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The housing crisis is forcing people to live in ever more cramped conditions, but history teaches us that well-designed homes and public spaces are the bedrock of a civilised society

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Wednesday, 22 July 2015 00:00

Villa Além, Portugal, by Valerio Olgiati

A 50m-long courtyard surrounded by monolithic concrete walls creates an air of mystery around Valerio Olgiati’s retreat in rural Portugal

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Thursday, 02 July 2015 00:00

Sanderson House

In a London conservation area, David Kohn has managed to sneak a wily back-garden extension past planning officers in the form of a fox

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Wednesday, 17 August 2011 16:17

HL23 by Neil Denari

An apartment building by Los Angeles architect Neil Denari grows from a small plot to lean out over the extended High Line park.

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The dramatic facade of these apartments in the Portuguese village of Alcácer do Sal is a functional response to residents’ needs.

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Friday, 05 August 2011 10:24

8 House: Copenhagen

The 8 house is a housing block on a near-megastructural scale.

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