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Housing in the eighties

Housing in the eighties

financial and institutional perspectives : papers prepared for the Lincoln Institute"s Land Policy Roundtables on Housing, December, 1983 and April, 1984

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Published by Lincoln Institute of Land Policy in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Housing -- United States -- Finance -- Congresses.,
  • Housing policy -- United States -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementedited by Charles M. Haar.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesLand Policy Roundtable policy analysis series -- no. 210.
    ContributionsHaar, Charles Monroe, 1921-, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 98 p. :
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17784365M

    Chapter 5The Housing Problem At one time a home was defined as a place where a family resided, but as American society changed, so did the definition of home. A home is now considered a place where one or more people live, a private place to which they have legal right and where strangers may be excluded. It is the place where people keep their belongings and where they feel safe from the.   Grelling, Audrey Adele Gahl wife, mother, grandmother, and teacher, passed away Saturday, March 21st, at the age of She died at home peacefully in Coon Rapids, MN, surrounded by family.


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