How social housing challenges the bureaucracy

How social housing challenges the bureaucracy
Housing First leapfrogs the existing progression for homeless people. (Image: Sam Tsemberis, Pathways to Housing)
Nikitin Sallee
Big challenges and risks face the public sector as it responds to the government’s new priorities in social housing. This is the fifth article in a series.Some of taxpayers’ most costly items will be scrutinised as the government moves ahead with its housing reforms. Some smaller but effective programmes and organisations are likely to rise towards the top of the funding queue.The Ministry of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) already writes and enforces contracts to build and subsidise thousands of social houses. Now it is al...

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