Chili is Leading the Affordable Housing Movement in South America.

Chili is known as a beautiful South American country that receives interest from tourists from around the world.  However; in recent years the provision of social and affordable housing has roared back to the forefront.  The history of affordable housing in Chili is actually long and quite interesting. The programs in comparison to other countries in… Read More Chili is Leading the Affordable Housing Movement in South America.

Public Housing Profile: Stephen Norman of The King County Housing Authority

We at ^Housing Futures believe it is just as important to learn about those working, living and advocating on behalf of social housing as it is to write about the programs and the housing.  We are happy to profile leadership from the social housing industry from a broad array of backgrounds and countries. Questions Question:… Read More Public Housing Profile: Stephen Norman of The King County Housing Authority

Affordable Housing in the Middle East and North Africa: Can Supply Keep Up With Demand?

Affordable housing around the world is always in need and most often not supplied in the manner that is required.  Developed western nations struggle and the same struggles are felt in all parts of the globe.  In the Middle East and North Africa, the population is growing rapidly and the average age of inhabitants is… Read More Affordable Housing in the Middle East and North Africa: Can Supply Keep Up With Demand?

Bring In Knowledge From The South To The North!

“Bring in knowledge from the south to the north,” Alfredo Brillembourg shouts on stage, while he presents his Urban Think Tank and several projects on the first day of the International Social Housing Festival in Amsterdam. In line with the topic of diversification, the US-Venezualan, Swiss-based architect delivers a keynote speech on how to achieve diversification… Read More Bring In Knowledge From The South To The North!