Housing in the Private Rental Market Ideas Competition

Sponsor: Wates Giving, RIBA

Location: Leeds, UK

Type: Open, international, ideas, 2 stage

Eligiblity: Architects and students of architecture worldwide are invited to submit design ideas.

Professionals: £50 + VAT

Students: £15 + VAT

Awards:First Prize – £6,000
Second Prize – £3,000
Third Prize – £2,000
Highly Commended – £1,000

Registration Deadline: 21 August, 2013

Stage 1 Submission Deadline: 28 August, 2013

Design Challenge:

Designers are invited to speculate on new ideas for typologies and neighbourhood arrangements to cater for the private rented development, creating truly flexible homes and communities, and other benefits for those privately renting. The Wates Group and the RIBA hope to demonstrate that these fresh ideas for the suburban private rented sector can suit the emerging demographic AND be viable and desirable.

For more information, go to: http://www.ribacompetitions.com/privaterentalhousing/index.html