Vancouver has changed its urban regulation in 2014, allowing faster laneway houses approval and construction. What’s a laneway house? A laneway house is a smaller, detached home located where the garage would normally go on a single-family lot.

Two side-by-side lots with two houses have been converted into seven residences, thanks to Sharper Architecture.

This multiunit project allows the owners to have a smaller ecological footprint and a greater energy efficiency than regular single-family homes while having a lot more friends! Read full article on Dwell.

 

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Vanida Nhouyvanisvong
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Vanida is a Parisian student majoring in management and marketing from Nanterre University. She is passionate about art, indie rock music, and vintage design and decoration. She enjoys recycling old materials and gives them a second life. She also enjoys to discover and explore beautiful landscapes. She will contribute to develop editorial relationships and social media engagements with the Paris influencers.