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Local authority housing studies.

Planning Exchange.

Local authority housing studies.

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Published by Planning Exchange in Glasgow .
Written in English


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SeriesBibliographic series -- 4.
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Review and Summary of Local Housing Studies December Karen Spitzfaden Graduate Student University of Minnesota, Humphrey School of Public Affairs.

1 This discussion paper was written by a graduate student working as a research intern with Minnesota Housing. While the paper was written under the supervision of Minnesota Housing staff, it is an. 3 Housing Statistical Release Local authority housing stock Chart 1: Number of local authority owned dwellings in England, - Local authorities in England owned million dwellings on 1 Aprilfollowing a general decline from million on 1 April (see Chart 1 above).

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