With distressing statistics about rising cost burdens, increasing foreclosure rates, rising unemployment, falling wages, and widespread homelessness, building affordable housing is one of our most pressing social policy problems. Affordable Housing and Public-Private Partnerships focuses attention on this critical need, as leading experts on affordable housing law and policy come together to address key issues of concern and to suggest appropriate responses for future action. Focusing in particular on how best to understand and implement the joint work of public and private actors in housing, this book considers the real estate aspects of affordable housing law and policy, access to housing, housing finance and affordability, land use, housing regulation and housing issues in a post-Katrina context. Filling a critical gap in the scholarly literature available, this book will be of particular interest to policy-makers, academics, lawyers and students of housing, land use, real estate, property, community development and urban planningBased on the house designs studied, the cost was $3000-$5000 Canadian.24 The cost estimate report found that interior adjustments were negligible in cost, and that cost would be lower if visitable housing units could be built in groups ratheranbsp;...
|Title||:||Affordable Housing and Public-Private Partnerships|
|Author||:||Professor Nestor M Davidson, Professor Robin Paul Malloy|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2013-02-28|