99k House competition

concorso internazionale di idee

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iscrizioni entro 14/12/2007

Rice Design Alliance (RDA) and American Institute of Architects

99k House competition to create an innovative design for a small house that is affordable, sustainable, and energy efficient.

This two-stage, international design competition calls for a single family house with up to 1,400 SF, including 3 bedrooms and 1 1/2 – 2 bathrooms, on a 50’ x 100’ site in Houston’s historic Fifth Ward. T

he winning design should be adaptable to a variety of sites in the area, including 33’ x 90’ lots and 40’ x 100’ lots. The construction budget must be under $99,000. Entry fee for each project is $99, payable by check, Visa, or Master Card at the time of registration.

Stage I All entries must be submitted electronically by January 14, 2008. A distinguished jury will choose three finalists, each of whom will receive a $5,000 award to continue developing their design.

Stage II The three projects chosen for continuation can be refined and the winning entrants must submit construction documents before March 31, 2008. 


web site: www.the99khouse.com

December 14, 2007 Deadline for Registration
December 31, 2007 Deadline for Questions
January 14, 2008 Deadline for Entries