Madinat el-Khozama
Casablanca, Morocco
A housing complex of 3,500 units of which 1,500 have been completed to date. This government initiative for low-income housing provides small apartments of 45 - 95 square metres, arranged in 3 to 4 storey walk-ups in clusters around central courtyards. Narrow pedestrian streets connect these urban spaces, creating a lively neighbourhood. Commercial, sports, health and education amenities are provided and parking areas are located on the periphery of the site.

Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Location
Casablanca, Morocco
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Events
2001
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Madinat el-Khozama
Madinat el Khozama
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Building Usages
housing development
residential
Keywords
courtyard houses