Subsidised housing
Subsidized housing is government sponsored economic assistance aimed towards alleviating housing costs and expenses for people in need with low to moderate incomes. Forms of subsidies include direct h...
Housing cooperative
A housing cooperative, or co-op, is a legal entity, usually a corporation, which owns real estate, consisting of one or more residential buildings; it is one type of housing tenure. Housing cooperativ...
Housing subsidies
Affordable housing is housing deemed affordable to those with a median household income as rated by country, State (province), region or municipality by a recognized Housing Affordability Index. In Au...
Non-profit housing
Non-profit housing is housing owned and managed by a private, non-profit group such as a church, an ethnocultural community or by a government. Non-profit housing can use both private funds and gover...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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, ...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Student housing cooperative
A student housing cooperative, also known as co-operative housing, is a housing cooperative for student members. Members live in alternative cooperative housing that they personally own and maintain. ...
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 ...
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...
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 ...
Affordability of housing in Canada
Affordability of housing in Canada presents a complex paradox. By 2004 1.7 million Canadians had housing affordability issues, yet Canada is considered to be among the more affordable places to live, ...
Affordability of housing in the United Kingdom
The affordability of housing in the United Kingdom deteriorated significantly from the early 1980s and the late 1990s onwards, with house prices rising faster than earnings and the average age of firs...