Quality urban design in residential developments
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Quality urban design in residential developments Aim: "To critically assess whether or not a developer can expect to increase value by following the guidelines on quality design in residential developments within Northern Ireland". by Kevin McAuley

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Published by The Author] in [s.l .
Written in English

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Thesis (B. Sc. (Hons) Surveying (Estate Management)) - University of Ulster, 2003.

ContributionsMcGreal, Stanley.
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Pagination144 p.
Number of Pages144
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Open LibraryOL16199603M

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