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BBSRNo. 1/May 2018

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The information bulletin "Research News" informs in short reports about the work and research results of departments I and II. It draws attention to current publications and events and reports on relevant activities in the field of spatial planning, urban development and housing policy in which the Federal Institute for Research on Building, Urban Affairs and Spatial Development (BBSR) within the Federal Office for Building and Regional Planning (BBR) is involved. "Research News" is published twice a year.

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No. 1/May 2018


Spatial Development

  • 2017 Spatial Planning Report "Ensuring the provision of public services"

Urban Development

  • SDG Indicators for the local, regional and national level
  • The white paper "Green Spaces in the City"


  • New BBSR research project: housing policies in the European Union
  • BBSR Housing Transaction Database – transactions with smallhousing packages become increasingly significant

Building and Architecture

  • Testing new forms of living with the 'Vario Apartments' program
  • International standardization work on Environmental Product Declarations to be used with BIM applications
  • WECOBIS web-based information system on ecological building materials

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