This report wants to point out the requirements set and the opportunities offered by the Planning and Building Act when planning retailing and other services. Do we meet the requirements? Do we make the most of the opportunities? Are we partly on the right track?
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This set of examples complements the Swedish National Report prepared for the Special Session of the General Assembly on Habitat on 6-8 June 2001. The examples illustrate the close links between Agenda 21 and the Habitat Agenda, both of which have a clear social perspective and an explicit democratic dimension.
English translation of "Att känna sin stad - Barn och ungdomar upptäcker sin närmiljö".
Until now, Swedish banks have been able to offer mortgage borrowers very attractive interest rates. New rules are forcing banks to finance their lending on a more long-term basis, which means that the banks will no longer be able to offer borrowers such cheap short-term loans.
On the mortage market in the United Kingdom,”building societies” have reached a market share of around 20 percent. The report is showing the role that building societies have.
The Swedish National Board of Housing, Building and Planning’s general recommendations on the analytical design of a building’s fire protection, BBRAD
The statute contains general recommendations on the analytical design of a building’s fire protection. The general recommendations in the statute can be applied to verify analytical design pursuant to Boverkets building regulations (BBR) Section 5:112.
The Swedish National Board of Housing, Building and Planning’s mandatory provisions and general recommendations for temporary accommodation facilities, ATA
The statute contains mandatory provisions and general recommendations on adjustments and deviations from the requirements on new construction, reconstruction and other alterations to buildings for temporary accommodation facilities.
Densification is not only about building housing. It is also about creating a good built environment for the people who live, work and spend time in the city. Supplementation is intended to create added value, while at the same time making good use of existing values and qualities.
The urban treasures in this report show some of the results and experiences from the projects that were awarded funding. Let these treasures inspire your own work with sustainable urban development!
The purpose of the vision is to present objectives for Sweden's future. On basis of the one hundred national goals, that relate to physical social planning. In order to attain the goals set for a sustainable society by the year 2050 we have to see where Sweden ought to be in the year 2025.