Walker in the News

Roger Walker’s Avalon Townhouses recently featured in the Hutt News as an exemplar of urban intensification.  Read More


I feel driven to join the hullabaloo surrounding affordable housing. Design and construction are separate considerations beyond the scope of this blog. In many minds, including my own, housing costs relate fundamentally to the supply of land upon which to place those houses. Land at present represents more than a 1/3rd of the cost of a property. Read More  Read More

Affordable Focus

Good design of sustainable, well-constructed and affordable architecture is not only for the fortunate few. Walker Architecture & Design has long been interested in affordable housing. We work with a number of property developers to create innovative designs, which are space efficient and easy to construct with no compromise of building codes and standards. We have recently been engaged by City Living Ltd to work with them on a range of low cost... Read More