Definition of 'housing'
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Example sentences containing 'housing'
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You need housing at affordable rents for people on low incomes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The government must help young people on to the housing ladder. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is one housing bubble you might actually want. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The only way to help the housing crisis is by winning elections. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Housing associations should be allowed to rent out properties if they cannot sell them as shared ownership. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Research the area and the quality of housing stock there. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Inheritance tax should be abolished on the sale of land used for affordable housing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Put aside the height of the bottom rung of the housing ladder. Times, Sunday Times (2016) People say that housing segregation happens because African-Americans simply can’t afford to live in middle class neighborhoods, but you argue that this is overly simplistic. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Researchers said the lack of affordable housing contributed to the rise. The Sun (2015)The bedroom regulations have led to reductions in housing benefit to people with a spare room. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They had not noticed earlier because the rent was partly covered by housing benefit. The Sun (2006)They were designed for use against housing and just one of them could destroy a street. BomberTackling the inequalities of housing benefit is part of the wider problem of tackling immigration. The Sun (2009)The money saved will be diverted to health and housing. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What is needed is more council housing. Times, Sunday Times (2008)How does this affect his housing allowance for the year? Christianity Today (2000)Permanent housing of breeding stock is prohibited. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)It is meant to help people get on the housing ladder. The Sun (2016)What caused the growth of housing associations? Times, Sunday Times (2009)The housing crisis was also a theme. Times, Sunday Times (2016)No affordable housing is planned for this first stage. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Tenants are having to dig very deep to find money to cover increasing housing costs. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The alternative is to build all social housing in one place. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It has a lot of social housing and parts of it are run down. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And much of the demand for council housing is from elderly home owners. Home-ownership - differentiation and fragmentation (1990)There is a critical shortage of family housing in the town and young people have to move away to raise families. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We want to see more supported housing built, so people can live in adapted homes independently. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The majority of the long-term unemployed and their families are dependent upon income support and housing benefit. Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990)The sober exchanges between the two on tax credits, housing and mental health pleased some. The Sun (2015)So far, the pain has been focused on sectors directly affected by the housing slump. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Means tested benefits, such as family credit and housing benefit, have been relied on to help poor families. Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990)
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Translations for 'housing'
British English: housing NOUN
You refer to the buildings in which people live as housing when you are talking about their standard, price, or availability.
...a shortage of affordable housing.
Definition of housing from the Collins English Dictionary
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