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Property & Architecture

After specialising in regeneration and architecture as a journalist, Jane now works as a regular copywriter for Property House Marketing. She has also expanded her involvement in community-building through writing and editing for Futurecity, a cultural consultancy concerned with embedding the arts into regeneration and development initiatives. Jane’s many articles on property, architecture and design have appeared in The Times, Times Weekend, Mail on Sunday, Guardian and Sunday Times.

Household Secrets

The Sunday Times

How do they keep the roof on Castle Howard? It requires a 100-strong army of estate workers.

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Home was once a dark box but now we've seen the light

The Mail on Sunday

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Deptford sunny side up

Evening Standard Homes and Property

An area 10 minutes from the City and a new favourite of commuters is fighting to save its naval architecture.

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How we discovered our secret South of France sur le pont d’Avignon

The Mail on Sunday

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Restoration without the drama

The Mail on Sunday

You've found the lovely old house of your dreams, but rushing in to recreate the past with modern techniques might do your ancient building more harm than good.

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Urban space man

Guardian Society

Profile: Will Alsop, bringing architecture to its users

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Born again: the high-rise slum

The Times Weekend

Keeling House was a disastrous social experiment. Now it is being put right.

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Saved by seventies squatters

The Times Weekend

Gorgeous colours are restored to a silk weaver’s London home

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Art and property

The Mail on Sunday

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Brownfield sites

The Mail on Sunday

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Maxi flats … micro houses

The Mail on Sunday

Why developers are now creating appartments big enough for families and small plot houses aimed at singletons and couples.

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Women developers

The Mail on Sunday

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Hospital conversions

The Mail on Sunday

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Hidden houses

The Mail on Sunday

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Homes by housing associations

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South of the South Bank

The Mail on Sunday

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