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Rent supplements or social housing: which do we need? - The Mainlander

Rent supplements or social housing: which do we need? - The Mainlander | Affordable Housing | Scoop.it
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Rent supplements or social housing: which do we need?
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Is it better for the province to give rent supplements to low income people than to build more social housing? This is an important question for BC residents to ask.
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Interesting article on rent assistance v building social housing
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How to keep local housing permanently affordable for communities

How to keep local housing permanently affordable for communities | Affordable Housing | Scoop.it
An innovative Scottish approach provides affordable housing that is resistant to soaring rural house prices
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Interesting article about an affordable housing model in rural Scotland 

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Katherine Correll's curator insight, April 24, 2014 12:02 AM

It is great to see a new approach to creating and maintaining affordable housing options for rural communities. However, we still face the challenge of the land prices and finding someone willing to build for normal people instead of the super rich.