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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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Previous research has qualitatively documented the major contextual factors that have shaped public housing provision and consumption over recent decades (Groenhart 2013; Jacobs, Atkinson, Colic Peisker, Berry & Dalton 2010), while those seeking an even longer term historical context should read Troy (2012) or Hayward (1996).
In the 1980s and early 1990s public housing in many U.S.
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov signed a decree on establishing a Property Exchange with the view of organizing and conducting public sales of dwellings in the process of privatization of the public housing stock, creating equal conditions for all the participants of public sales and full satisfaction of public demand for housing, as well as implementing the Law of Turkmenistan "On Privatization of Dwellings of the Public Housing Stock."
"My application from time to time has gone to the bottom of the pile, when I was a young person,'' the former mayor said Thursday -- not because he was unqualified, but because he lived in public housing.
I conclude that this discursive process is leading to the demise of Sydney's public housing estates.
Global Banking News-March 4, 2011--China's CDB issues CNY100bn in public housing loans(C)2011 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
The Greater Amman Municipality(GAM) and theAa Public Housing and Urban Development Corporation signed a memorandum of understanding to tackle a number of issues regarding Abu Nseir Housing Complex , and to address His Majesty King Abdullah II's Initiative " Decent House for Decent Living".The Mayor of Amman, Omar Maani, in the signing ceremony, commended the efforts of the Public Housing and Urban Development Corporation in serving the local community through the projects of "Decent House for Decent Living".
The Jobs-Plus Community Revitalization Initiative for Public Housing Families was developed in the late 1990s in response to the growing concentration of joblessness, underemployment, welfare receipt, and poverty in some of the nation's most economically deprived communities: public housing developments and their surrounding neighborhoods.
of Housing's Public Housing Authority (PHA), which "will continue to oversee all operations and compliance with applicable public-housing requirements, as well as administer construction management of the private units," said Luis Alfaro, Exec VP & financing director of the Govt Development Bank (GDB);
MAKING A BETTER WORLD: PUBLIC HOUSING, THE RED SCARE, AND THE DIRECTION OF MODERN LOS ANGELES
The world of public housing is undergoing a dramatic change--private-sector asset management practices are replacing traditional public housing funding and management policies.
Since the city's flooding, Broad Street's barber shops, clothing stores and restaurants have been replaced by a mile of shuttered stores and abandoned homes, while nearby public housing residents have been blocked from returning.