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Implementation of landscape design as elements in creating values for housing areas in Klang Valley, Malaysia

Mohd Shahli, FitryNadia and Mohd Hussain, Mohd Ramzi and Tukiman, Izawati and Zaidin, Nurbazliah (2014) Implementation of landscape design as elements in creating values for housing areas in Klang Valley, Malaysia. In: 2nd International Workshop on Livable City 2014, 9th-11th December 2014, Tabung Haji Hotel, Alor Setar, Kedah .

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Abstract

In Malaysia, the concern regarding the implementation of landscape design as one of the indicators for making a value to the house has never been more important. In terms of providing a significant value to the house is need to study. Subsequently, to enhance the quality of life and sustain a livable environment for future development seems crucial and related to the values of housing area. The impact on its values such as environmental value, social value and functional value toward a community becomes a priority. Therefore, this paper is aimed to identify the contribution of landscape design as an element in influencing the values of housing area in urban areas. The method specifically adopts triangulation methods of study consist of a collection of survey, interview and observation technique that conducted in selected housing area, in Klang Valley. The main findings show the involvement of landscape design in term of its planning, characteristic and elements can influence the value of house. It is hoped that this paper may provide significant information on the implication of landscape design towards influencing the values of the house and also attract prospect buyers in the future.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Full Paper)
Additional Information: 3177/40554 ISBN: 978-967-394-203-9 Proceeding of International Workshop on Livable City 2014
Uncontrolled Keywords: Landscape design, elements, housing landscape design, housing areas, values
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure
N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR > N7420 General works
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA1 General
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA9000 Aesthetics of cities. City planning and beautifying
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Landscape Architecture
Depositing User: Dr Mohd Ramzi Mohd Hussain
Date Deposited: 12 Jan 2015 09:14
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2015 09:14
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/40554

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