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public housing

n.
Housing that is built, operated, and owned by a government.

public housing

Housing owned by a government that is rented at minimum rates to the needy.
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Noun1.public housing - a housing development that is publicly funded and administered for low-income familiespublic housing - a housing development that is publicly funded and administered for low-income families
housing development - a residential area of similar dwellings built by property developers and usually under a single management; "they live in the new housing development"
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HOME Group has been named as the best social landlord in the UK at an influential awards ceremony.
We have also developed a new ground breaking house building partnership involving Liverpool Mutual Homes, the city's largest social landlord, and the national house building firm Redrow.
Negative experiences of social landlord services include the housing office environment in which they reported their housing problem; poor first impressions of the responsiveness and understanding of frontline staff; and the legacy of previous discrimination in using social housing.
For the first time social landlord Cartrefi Conwy has joined forces with housing charity Cymdeithas Tai Clwyd and North Wales Police to crack down on anti-social behaviour on the Hendy Estate at Tal-y-Bont in the Conwy Valley.
ANCHOR Housing, who are the Registered Social Landlord of the scheme for older people's sheltered housing at Vernon Court in Berry Street, Hillfields, presented the tenants with a proposal to transfer this housing stock to another provider.
MULTI-million pound plans to boost the housing market were unveiled by a social landlord yesterday.
It is now one year since council tenants voted for the council to continue as landlord rather than moving to a social landlord.
Seven of those arrested werefrom registered social landlord addresses.
They can sell all or part of their home to a Registered Social Landlord and rent it back at an affordable level.
In early 2012, 88% of the 71% of local Flintshire tenants who voted in a ballot opted to stay with the Council, rather than transfer to a new registered social landlord.
Cllr Thompson has approved changes which include: | The respite service continuing to be provided by the commissioning of one residential care bed per week from the independent sector at a cost of around PS26,000; | A registered social landlord will be commissioned to provide the rehabilitation and recovery service to support up to 10 people at any one time.
LIVERPOOL'S former tax office building is set to be taken over by a social landlord.

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