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This ccontact count housing policy redresses nearly all facets of homelessness (Davis, 2010)
For example, Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC) in Buckinghamshire County is surrounded by hundred smaller villages like Buckingham, Haddenham, Winslow, Wendover and more, covering approximately 900 square kilometers. The Vale has approximately 69 258 households and a population of 174 100 people according to the 2011 Census (AVDC 2011).
AVDC’s population and houses continue to increase in number. For instance, in the last ten years up to 8600 new houses have been built with 50% of the new builds from urban extensions According to the South Midlands Sub-Region study (2002) and the Milton Keynes Sub-Regional Strategy (2005). In addition, The Vale’s population is expected to go up to 213 000 by 2026 (AVDC Housing and Homelessness Strategy, 2008-2013).
The contact housing policy was grounded on specific areas such as Leeds, Manchester, Nottingham, and West midlands, Oxford, Devon and Newcastle. The specificity of the policy program was to help provide information on the level of homelessness in the mentioned areas and Identify the additional housing options and the help need to cater for the needs. Moreover, the contact housing policy also /had key areas such as, Housing Options prevention service, social justice strategy, social Impact Bond and Localism Act (Ambrose, 2008)
There have been impediments to the sound execution of the cont housing policy from different quarters namely, The government, Mayor of London Local housing, Authorities, Chartered Institute of Housing, Health and wellbeing Boards, Hospitals such as St Mungo’s as well as the Ministerial Working Group which initiated the No Second Night Out model. (Wilcox, 2011)
The above essay is an elaborate explanation on the housing problem in the United Kingdom and the subsequent
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Introduction In many countries all over the world, proper and decent housing for citizens has been an issue and still is an issue. Although housing is one of the basic needs an individual needs not lack, majority of people still lack a house. Housing demands have gone higher and higher as well as cost of that housing itself.
Its importance for the prisoners’ welfare and overall society’s benefit can be appraised from the statement of the ex-Prime Minister, given in his foreword to the 2002 SEU report, stating that, ‘Public safety is not safeguarded when prisoners are released into homelessness, with no prospect of employment’ (Shelter, 2006, p.
In every aspect, somehow London has managed to remain unique and it is so in housing too. To trace the development of housing, we have to understand the council houses of London. Council houses are another name for public housing in Britain and they are mainly operated by local councils and housing associations like, to mention one of the largest in the world, Becontree, Dagenham with a population of over 100,000.
The issue getting agenda status does not mean it would become a policy. The policy makers may have their own interpretations and priorities. The present study is an attempt to discuss role of agenda setting in policy making. It then presents UK housing policies based on three different agenda.
As Balchin and Rhoden (2002) suggest, "the supply of new and renovated housing is inextricably linked to the level of housing investment". Essentially, the literature suggests that if there is an increase in private housing investment there is a fall in investment in the social rented sectors.
vernment housing policy in the United Kingdom, particularly after 2004, have a propensities to promote the virtues of home ownership at the expense of the various rental sectors (both market and social) and overall housing choice. Policy directives contributed significantly to
institutions have warped or been bought out and government administration in the rich nations had to approach with release packages to bail out their fiscal systems. A fall down of the US sub-major mortgage market and the turnaround of the housing boom in further developed
According to Balchin (2002, p. 106), it covers health care, criminal justice system as well as equality and education. It also deals with health policy, housing policy, education policy, economic (income) policy and family policy among other issues related to
The involvement of government in the housing department is also defined as housing policy. During the nineteenth century, major demographic changes have been witnessed by United Kingdom. The overall population of Britain has observed enormous