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Housing policy directions based on a review of environmental design research

S. Brink

Housing policy directions based on a review of environmental design research

a comparative study of housing policies for the elderly in Canada, the United States, Sweden and France

by S. Brink

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Published by Direction de la construction, Ministère de lÉquipment, du Logement, de l"Aménagement du Territoire et des Transports in Paris, France .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Housing.,
  • Older people -- Housing -- Canada.,
  • Older people -- Housing -- United States.,
  • Older people -- Housing -- Sweden.,
  • Older people -- Housing -- France.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesComparative study of housing policies for the elderly in Canada, the United States, Sweden and France.
    StatementSatya Brink.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD7287.9 .B755 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination135, 49 p. :
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17200771M

    Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. The proposed housing policy directions were developed based on exploration of legislative and policy tools available, research on case studies and inclusionary zoning best practices research. The paper concludes with analysis and recommended policies including directions for a inclusionary zoning.

    Environmental Review: A Guide for Applicants Seeking HUD or USDA Rural Development Financial Assistance, Housing Assistance Council () – This guide provides an overview of the environmental review process and procedures for projects that receive HUD or Rural Development funds. Appendices include contact information for HUD and Rural. PolicyMap is an data and mapping tool for accessing data about communities across the U.S. to make better-informed decisions without any prior experience.

      Research suggests that incorporating universal housing design principles in advance has a minimal impact on the cost of construction. The Victorian Government of Australia has estimated the cost of including fundamental universal housing design features in a new home is 22 times cheaper than retrofitting those features into an existing home [ 31 ]. The Economics of Environmental Regulation of Housing Development Written by Professor David Sunding and the need to redesign the project based on the outcome of the review process. Endangered Species The Endangered Species Act (ESA) can have a profound effect on housing and finalizing the design of the project.


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