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Designing the models- technical workings 

For each of my models- I have worked out the exact measurements (in mm) for them to be laser cut. I chose to do this through CAD drawing as I found it easier to visualise the design and work out the proportions from that- instead of calculating the sizes independently from a drawing. 127 more words


Pity the landlord

We’ve already talked about the sublease racket. The term has a special meaning in Japan that’s related to a specific real estate scheme designed to sell apartment buildings to people with extra money. 1,152 more words

Design & Construction


Because Japan as a country didn’t make housing starts an integral part of its economy until after World War II, we’ve tended to believe that housing developments didn’t exist before the war, but, of course, that isn’t true. 934 more words

Regulations & Policy