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Cooperative housing in Europe. A report of the Banking and Currency Subcommittee investigating and studying European housing programs. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking and Currency

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



  • Europe.


  • Housing, Cooperative -- Europe.

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Edition Notes

Series81st Cong., 2d sess. Senate. Document, no. 148
LC ClassificationsHD7287.7.A3 U5 1950
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 112 p.
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6085240M
LC Control Number50060440

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Housing Europe is the European Federation of Public, Cooperative & Social Housing. Since it's a network of 46 national & regional federations gathering housing providers in 25 countries. Together they manage around 25 million homes, about 11% of existing dwellings in Europe. Read More →. Cooperative housing represents an important part of the housing market in many countries in Europe. For instance, housing cooperatives manage over million dwellings in Poland (about 27% of the total housing stock in the country in ), about 17% of the total housing stock in the Czech Republic and Sweden, 15% in Norway. THE ROLE OF CO-OPERATIVES SOCIETIES IN HOUSING DELIVERY (A CASE STUDY OF ENUGU STATE) ABSTRACT A profession is a vocation whose practice is founded upon an understanding of the theoretical structure of some departments of learning and upon the capabilities accompanying such as understanding. This understanding and these capabilities are applied. General Materials and Information on Cooperative Housing, 95 page booklet. A collection of articles mostly published in the ’s by NAHC professionals. How to .

Grange representative went to Europe to gather information about cooperatives. In , the Grange published a set of rules for the organization of cooperative stores, based on the Rochdale prin-ciples. Local granges organized stores to serve their rural members. They sold groceries and clothing as well as general farm supplies. Another reason for its affordability is that housing members are required to participate in the upkeep and running of their household and housing community. Participation includes work duties, such as cleaning, and committee work which develops policies and goals for the co-operative.   About , Canadians live in housing co-operatives according to the Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada (CHFC). It adds that roug households receive government subsidies to help them afford co-op housing. But federal and provincial government funding is decreasing, especially as co-ops pay off government mortgages. The Book This book contains critical reviews of model projects representing a multifaceted European movement, complemented with photos and drawings. Short texts argue how political and financial conditions can be improved to better realize community housing. Finally, a range of voices offer unconventional and promising strategies.

  Europe - Co-operative Housing by Wohnbund e. V., , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The first formal housing cooperative on record was organized in the mid nineteenth century in Germany. By the early twentieth century, housing cooperatives were found throughout Europe, but predominantly in Germany and the Scandinavian countries (International Labor Office, ). Though the first housing cooperative in the United States.   A housing cooperative or "co-op" is a type of residential housing option that is actually a corporation whereby the owners do not own their units outright. Instead, each resident is . Cooperative Housing Bibliography for Developing Countries 1 I. INTRODUCTION This edition of Co-operative Housing: a Bibliography covers co-operative housing in developing countries. Co-operatives are deemed to include various forms of mutual self-help housing groups as well as those formally registered as co-operative societies.