site wide search

LILAC cohousing, Leeds

LILAC (Low Impact Living Affordable Community) is a recent cohousing development in Bramley, west Leeds. See their web site.

It is a remarkable development for two reasons: the high quality of ecological design and the unique financial model adopted.

Green standards

The scheme of twenty households, built on the site of a former school includes […]

Checking Out Land

see also Pre-Purchase Land Survey Searches Visual Inspection

There are two sides to checking out a potential self build plot –

Is it where you really want to live? Are there any serious problems or drawbacks with the particular site? Location

The main green issues are about –

Transport and breaking dependence on the car. […]