Housing Unit


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Housing Unit

A place where a person or persons live separate and apart from other persons. A housing unit may be a house, apartment, or even a self-contained room. See also: Zoning, Census.
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25 (BNA): Housing Ministry's Assistant Undersecretary for Housing Projects Sami Buhazza has revealed that 85% of the first phase of East Hidd housing project's construction and infrastructure has been complete, affirmed that the construction of 487 housing units will be completed by the end of February this year.
Egypt's real estate sector suffers from a mismatch of supply and demand for housing units, Emad Al-Masoudi, chief executive of Aqar Map online portal told Daily News Egypt.
Saudis and expats are still waiting for completion of projects of the Ministry of Housing, which will contribute to reducing prices of housing units in major cities such as Jeddah, Riyadh and Dammam.
The average monthly rent for a housing unit in the Palestinian Territory was 153 Jordanian dinars ($216) in 2011: 165 JDs ($233) in the West Bank and 109 JDs ($154) in the Gaza Strip.
MANILA, Philippines Members of the militant Kalipunan ng Damayang Mahihirap (Kadamay) have put up for rent at least 600 housing units that they occupied in a government project in Bulacan.
In a press conference in Quezon City on Monday, Elsie Trinidad, NHA spokesperson, said the 71 recipients, who received housing units in other areas, were part of 8,494 Kadamay members temporarily staying in Pandi town without authority from the NHA.
ISLAMABAD -- Ministry of Housing and Works was planning to construct new housing units for government employees to meet shortage.
0% of households in camps live in owned housing units
Increasing the down-payment of social housing unit reservation may affect the demand on the new social housing units phase and decrease the number of applicants, said Tamer Maarouf, a potential applicant for a social housing unit.
He advised Saudis and expats to wait for at least one year to take advantage of the low housing unit prices which are expected to return to the levels in 2005.
Generally, when a site becomes available, Green Meadows purchases a housing unit, places it on the vacant lot, and offers it for sale.