public housing

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public housing

Housing owned and operated by the government, usually for rental to lowincome families. Contrast with low-income housing, which is privately owned but government supported through a variety of incentives.

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Stretching over 5,523 mA, the project is aimed at building, over a period of 36 months, 178 social housing units (64mA-apartments) and 32 shops.
Overview of the social housing sector - size, recent trends and key market influences, forecasts and future prospects.
Last week, Egypt signed a contract for a loan from the World Bank worth $300m to implement the one million social housing units.
It's a pity that Labour doesn't see the need for more social housing as just as crucial.
The only way to resolve the shortage of social housing is for a future government to embark on a massive building programme.
The intent of a social housing project is not to instill shame in its occupants but to provide low income residents with a feeling of dignity and pride in their homes and these structures are engineered to do just that.
Newsome Vaughan has a national reputation in providing expert legal advice to social housing and financial services sectors.
The social housing brand and the way in which it is deployed, needs to reflect and convey the values of social landlords which have been built since the 19th Century.
THE Welsh Local Government Association has welcomed the pace of the improvements being made to social housing in Wales, with Flintshire Council having recently announced that significant progress is being made in delivering the Welsh Housing Quality Standard.
Social housing provider Home Group is hoping to build 18 new homes on the site of a former fire station in Woodstone Village.
The North East social housing provider Home Group is hoping to build 18 new homes on the site of a former fire station.
MEMBERS of the National Assembly will today vote on a proposal to make sub-letting social housing for profit a criminal offence.

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