under the high patronage of Mr JULIEN DENORMANDIE,
FRENCH Minister for Towns and Housing
FOR THE CONVERSION OF OFFICES INTO HOUSING
THE CONVERSION OF OFFICES INTO HOUSING
Address the housing shortage and crisis
Increase the value of vacant and obsolete assets
Adapt buildings to new standards in line with the ecological transition
Value project management and implementation by highlighting remarkable achievements
The winner’s project has to be the result of a close collaboration between a project manager carrying a strong will to fixing the housing crisis and a creative team on the general contractor’s side in which the architect’s role is central and leading.
The proposed conversion of offices into housing have to result in physical and concrete transformations of an offices building into housing. All or parts of the achievement (or series of achievements) shall be completed by the time of application.
Projects can either be conducted on French territory or abroad, in urban or periurban area and completed within the last 5 years.
International Prize – Professionnals
FEBRUARY 1, 2019
ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WINNERS
MAY 16, 2019
OFFICIAL AWARDS CEREMONY
WHAT FUELS OUR APPROACH.
6 PROPOSALS FROM THE WORKING GROUP
Chaired by Mr. Xavier Lépine (La Française AM)
SIGNING OF THE COVENANT FORUM GRAND PARIS 2018
Leading players in the real estate industry commit with M. Julien Denormandie, French Minister for Housing
DRAFT BILL « ELAN »
Including provisions to ease the conversion of office buildings into housing.
Addressed by the Ministry for Territorial Cohesion to Mr. Damien Robert (Grand Paris Aménagement)