Public housing
Public housing is a form of housing tenure in which the property is owned by a government authority, which may be central or local. Social housing is an umbrella term referring to rental housing whic...
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Public housing in Hong Kong
Public housing in Hong Kong is a set of mass housing programmes through which the Government of Hong Kong provides affordable housing for lower-income residents. It is a major component of housing in ...
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Public housing in Singapore
Public housing in Singapore is managed by the Housing and Development Board (HDB). The majority of the residential housing developments in Singapore are publicly governed and developed. As of 2013, 80...
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Gemeindebau
Gemeindebau (plural: Gemeindebauten) is a German word for "municipality building". It refers to residential buildings erected by a municipality, usually to provide low-cost public housing.Apartments i...
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Public housing in France
Public housing in France or social housing in France (French : logement social, also called by generalization Habitations à loyer modéré or HLM) is a central, local or social program designed to ...
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HLM
HLM ([aʃ ɛl ɛm] is the acronym of Habitation à Loyer Modéré ("rent-controlled housing")), a form of private or public housing in France, and also in Switzerland.HLMs constitute 16% of all housing in F...
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Modernist Housing Estates
Berlin Modernism Housing Estates (German: Siedlungen der Berliner Moderne) consists of six subsidized housing estates (Siedlungen) that testify to innovative housing policies from 1910 to 1933, es...
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Khrushchyovka
Khrushchyovka (Russian: хрущёвка, [xrʊˈɕːɵfkə]) is a type of low-cost, concrete-paneled or brick three- to five-storied apartment building which was developed in the USSR during the early 1960s, d...
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Million Programme
The Million Programme (Swedish: Miljonprogrammet) is the common name for an ambitious public housing programme implemented in Sweden between 1965 and 1974 by the governing Swedish Social Democrati...
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Council house
A council house, otherwise known as a local authority house, normally part of a council estate, is a form of public or social housing. The term is used primarily in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Cou...
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Public housing in Canada
Public housing in Canada is a federal, provincial, or local program designed to provide subsidized assistance for low- to moderate-income people. Increasingly provided in a variety of settings, public...
Public housing in the United States
Public housing in the United States is housing administered by federal, state and local agencies to provide subsidized assistance for low-income households. Now increasingly provided in a variety of s...
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Public housing in Puerto Rico
Public housing in Puerto Rico is a subsidized system of housing units, mostly consisting of housing projects (Residenciales, Barriadas, or Caserios Publicos, in Spanish), which are provided for low-in...
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Public housing in Australia
Public housing in Australia is usually provided by departments of state and territory governments. Australian public housing operates within the framework of the Commonwealth-State Housing Agreement, ...
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State housing
State housing is a system of public housing in New Zealand, offering low-cost rental housing to residents on low to moderate incomes. Some 69,000 state houses are managed by Housing New Zealand Corpor...
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Poorhouse
A poorhouse or workhouse is a government-run (usually by a county or municipality) facility to support and provide housing for the dependent and/or needy.
In England, Wales and Ireland (but not in...
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Ramsden Estate (Orpington)
The Ramsden Estate is a council estate in Orpington, South East London part of the London Borough of Bromley. It was built in the 1950s after the boom in council housing developed after World War II.T...
Dōjunkai
Dōjunkai (shinjitai: 同潤会, kyūjitai: 同潤會) was a corporation set up a year after the 1923 Kantō earthquake to provide reinforced concrete (and thus earthquake- and fire-resistant) collective housing in ...
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Local Authority Accommodation
Local Authority Accommodation is the name given to a form of Public housing provided in Ireland by various County Councils and City Corporations along with Urban District Councils. In Dublin, the most...
Albion Fellows Bacon
Albion Fellows Bacon (April 8, 1865 – December 10, 1933) was an American reformer and writer from Evansville, Indiana. Bacon became Indiana's foremost "municipal housekeeper," a Progressive Er...
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New Frankfurt
New Frankfurt (in German, Neues Frankfurt) was an affordable public housing program in Frankfurt started in 1925 and completed in 1930. It was also the name of the accompanying magazine that was publi...
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Instituto del Fondo Nacional de la Vivienda para los Trabajadores
The Instituto del Fondo Nacional de la Vivienda para los Trabajadores (Infonavit) is the Mexican federal institute for worker’s housing, founded in 1972, and located at Barranca del Muerto 280, in Mex...
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Lucy Dorsey Iams
Lucy Dorsey Iams (1855–1924) was an American welfare worker and reform legislation leader based in Pittsburgh.Lucy Virginia Dorsey was born on November 13, 1855 in Oakland, Maryland. Her father was a ...