CAA Annual exhibition a huge success

Deputy Micheal Martin (FF) was the guest of honour to launch the Cork Architectural Association exhibition 2017 on 3rd November in Cork City Hall Atrium. The sponsors for the event was Cork Builders Providers. Dan Twomey, Director of CBP spoke on the evening, giving a...

RIAI Business Series 2016

Valuing your service and charging for it – Tuesday 7 June RIAI business of architecture education. Paul McNally of the PassivHaus Architecture Company will be presenting to members of the RIAI on the system we have developed for guiding clients through the initial...

Future Housing Policy opinion piece

These are my thoughts on housing policy as I see it currently; We are in the middle of a housing crisis, with homelessness at shameful levels, rent and purchase prices at levels that exacerbate the issue. Part of the solution is of course to build more houses,...

Why an architect should never work for free..

This blog is aimed at other practicioners rather than potential clients. But clients may find it interesting also. I have spent a lot of time in the last year or so researching and educating myself a little about the business of architecture. Those of you interested...