545 Metrics of Assessing Affordable Living

Justyna Karakiewicz, Justyna Karakiewicz
 reviewed paper Proceedings REAL CORP 2013 Tagungsband   unpublished
Providing good-quality, appropraiate and affordable housing for all in most of urban places around the world is a major challenge. Politcal leaders such as mayors, governors and other politicians struggle to develop mechanisms to satisfy the requirements for even basic provisions in both developed and developing countries. The problem is global but the answers are very culturally specific and the types and locations of new dwellings shapes our cities. While choices are made with the intention
more » ... alleviate poverty and improve quality of life, outcomes observed suggest that some solutions drive occupants even futher away from affordable life.