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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1993)

Document title

House extensions and housing market adjustment: a case-study of Wokingham

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

GOSLING J.A.KEOG G. ; STABLER M.J. ;

Abstract

The paper identifies possible explanations of house extension, based on the literature relating to house improvement and the decision to move. It is examined in a case-study of extension activity in Berkshire, and, over the period 1979-89, appears to be closely related to movements in house prices and can be seen as a form of housing development. A questionnaire survey shows that extension appears less likely to be triggered by specific life-cycle events, representing a progressive upgrading of property

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Urban studies / ISSN 0042-0980

Editor : Longman Group, Harlow - ROYAUME-UNI (1964)

Millesime : 1993, vol. 30, no9 [pp. 1561-1576]

Bibliographic references : 32 réf.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

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