The social landlord Archipelago Habitat has just handed the keys of this residence, built near the Canal Saint Martin in Rennes. She is one of 1,500 housing units delivered annually in the city.
The Calligramme is a poem in which letters and words form a pattern. It is also the name of the new residence with 33 rental units built in the Plaisance area, in reference to the House of Poetry located nearby. Tuesday night, Archipelago Habitat handed the keys to tenants who were able to discover their new environment, close to the Canal Saint-Martin.
24,000 new homes by 2020
Several elected officials were present to celebrate the event. Honoré Puil, Vice President of Rennes Metropolis in charge of housing, said that this residence is more largely in the effort for the habitat committed by the mother. “By 2020, more than 24 000 flats will be delivered with commitment, diversity and solidarity. “
Near the city center and nature
Muriel Condolf-Férec, assistant to the mayor, said the prime location of the new residence, “close to the city center and nature while being away from the bustle of the city. “ Cécile Belard of Plantys, the CEO of Archipelago Habitat, welcomed the new tenants. Surrounded by his team, she made a tour.
Certified Housing and Environment
Designed by an architect Vannes, ARCAU the workshop, the residence of certification Habitat and Environment. All apartments have a large balcony or outdoor terrace. The heart of the block offers a garden in the ground. Archipelago habitat manages nearly 16 000 dwellings in the territory of Rennes metropolis, providing shelter to 30,000 people.