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The first major survey of contemporary apartment buildings that foster a sense of community while giving every resident an inspiring place to live

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Michael Webb has authored more than 20 books on architecture and design and is a regular contributor to leading journals in the US and Europe. He lives in a classic Richard Neutra apartment in Los Angeles.

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'It's fascinating to see these creative responses to the deceptively simple challenge of fitting a lot of people into a small space' - 1843 (The Economist)
'In a world of risk-averse, profit-driven developers, creativity has taken a back seat. But Michael Webb celebrates the shining examples in which design has reached the next level' - Independent
'The journey through the book is interesting and fact-heavy, providing new perspective on the walls that surround most people' - Book Witty
'With cities all over the world struggling to keep up with the demand for social and affordable housing, these inspiring buildings...showcase what good design can actually do for communities' - Culture Trip
'A well-judged book, useful, interesting and attractive' - World of Interiors
'Ambitious in scope and geographical reference' - Architectural Review

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