And that pretty much sums up most not-in-my-backyard NIMBY arguments that come up when a new development — especially a social housing development — is proposed near a residential community. The residents in this case were concerned that they would lose the parking for a nearby arena and sports fields, but their complaints were not a good look. A recent report for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. The main reasons cited for the opposition are usually that the project will decrease the value of properties, and that it will increase crime, traffic and noise in the communities. Reduced access to green space and services are other common complaints. For the East York project, the city used a study by the Wellesley Institute that interviewed residents, staff and neighbours of two supportive housing facilities in Toronto.
A CASE STUDY ANALYSIS OF SUSTAINABLE AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING
The Ethics of Affordable Housing - Markkula Center for Applied Ethics
Affordable housing is one of the most important economic indicators of a country. The shortage of affordable housing is not only limited to the city of Windhoek but affects the country as a whole. A major concern pertaining to affordable housing is that it affects mostly the less privileged people in the population who are in the low and middle income groups. The study focused on the shortage of the affordable housing supply in Windhoek Combination of quantitative and qualitative approaches were employed to conduct the research.
The Ethics of Affordable Housing
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Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated. It is an important determinant of quality of life. But a significant proportion of the world s population does not have access to adequate and affordable housing.