substandard housing

substandard housing

Residential structures that do not meet local health and safety requirements.

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Because so many people are living in substandard housing. I've been on the board for 12-plus years.
"Extra government funding like this means we can robustly investigate and evidence this substandard housing."
Warren, a candidate to be the Democratic Party's choice for the 2020 US presidential election, has alleged Balfour Beatty provided substandard housing and services at the Tinker Air Force base in Oklahoma.
Require the Defense Secretary to consider any history of a landlord providing substandard housing when determining whether to enter into or renew a contract with a private housing provider.
Summary: The United Nations' annual assessment of the living conditions of Syrian refugees in Lebanon, released Wednesday, found decreases in poverty and food insecurity, but increases in the debt borne by refugees and the number of those living in substandard housing.
Karlo Nograles is questioning the standards of the National Housing Authority (NHA) -- or lack thereof -- after seeing viral videos of supposedly substandard housing projects in Ormoc City, Leyte.
6 billion people in the world live in substandard housing, Ms Mbaba pointed out that demand for decent shelter and affordable housing is on the rise.Most banks generally reject or ignore funding of low-income households due to perceived risk and the high costs of developing products.
Substandard housing, high rates of unemployment and lack of access to quality education are just a few of the barriers that the population struggles with--and which contribute to shorter, less healthy lives.
Alfredo Benitez, chairman of the House Committee on Housing and Urban Development, said the NHA should now study the filing of criminal charges against all contractors charged with fraudulently constructing substandard housing units and facilities for victims of natural and man-made disasters
The mayor is in Manila for a Senate inquiry on reportedly substandard housing that the National Housing Authority built for thousands displaced by the fighting.
Slum housing is characterized as substandard housing and squalor in a heavily populated area.
In 2014, it was estimated that 330 million urban households globally lived in substandard housing or were financially overstretched by housing costs, she said.