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Research Report:

City-Regions and the Provision of Affordable Rental Housing

by Leonore Evans


The paper explores the complex jurisdictional arrangements and partnerships used to provide affordable housing.  Since 1995, many city-regions in Ontario have seen very little new affordable housing built while existing stock is deteriorating or being converted to ownership.  The study shows how different approaches and the particularities of place can affect success.  Peel Region and the City of Ottawa's local housing strategies are examined. 

Release Date: 6 Dec 2007
Number of pages: 21
Document number: 49100

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