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housing program for the United States. by National Association of Housing Officials.

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Published in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Housing -- United States.

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Pagination22 p.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17782101M

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TRENDS IN HOUSING PR OBLEMS AND FEDERAL H OUSING ASSISTANCE 3 renters with housing needs, the share receiving assistance dropped from 24 percent in to 21 percent in The beneficiaries served by HUD programs is shifting away from families with children and toward the . Subsidized housing in the United States is administered by federal, state and local agencies to provide subsidized rental assistance for low-income households. Public housing is priced much below the market rate, allowing people to live in more convenient locations rather than move away from the city in search of lower rents. In most federally-funded rental assistance programs, the tenants. currently make up 42 percent of the United States homeless population. Second, more tolerable conditions for sleeping on the streets (outside of shelter or housing) increases homelessness. National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials. Housing program for the United States. Chicago, Ill., National Association of Housing Officials, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials. OCLC Number: Description: 22 pages 23 cm.

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