Housing affordability and availability
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Housing affordability and availability hearings before the Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity of the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, May 3, 22; June 21; July 17, 2001 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Financial Services. Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. [Congressional Sales Office] in Washington .
Written in English


  • Housing policy -- United States,
  • Low-income housing -- United States,
  • Housing subsidies -- United States,
  • Housing -- United States -- Costs

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Paginationvi, 617 p. :
Number of Pages617
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15515087M
ISBN 10016067011X

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