The Tenement Handboook costs £10 plus postage and packing. You can buy it in two ways.


The easiest way to buy the book is from the Amazon UK website. We'll despatch it to you within three days of you placing an order. Just follow this link.

Buy the Tenement Handbook

2. Bookshops

We currently have limited distribution of the handboook.

In Edinburgh:
Pickering's Books
30 Buccleuch Street
Edinburgh EH8 9LP
Tel: 0131 662 8570

In Glasgow:
Hyndland Bookshop
143 Hyndland Rd
Glasgow G12 9JA
Tel: 0141 334 5522

For bulk orders email

The authors

John Gilbert

John was educated at Queens University in Belfast and worked in Belfast with a number of communities before joining the ASSIST team in Glasgow where he worked on housing regeneration and community led projects. With Annie Flint, he authored the Tenement handbook, a guide to tenement maintenance and self factoring.

John is an external examiner on the Architecture course at Queens University and at Strathclyde University. He is also Chairman of the Scottish Solar Energy Group and Chairman of the Community Projects Fund.

John is accredited by the RIAS in Sustainable Design and Conservation and is also a registered Planning Supervisor.

Ann Flint

Ann Flint has runs her own practice and has many years experience in community consultatation with particular expertise in

Ann Flint is available for consultaion and briefings on the new Tenements Act for local authorities, surveyors, property managers etc.

©John Gilbert and Ann Flint 2005. None of the information on this site can be reproduced without prior permission.