Social housing

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Italy

Social housing is providing new housing units for those people who are not however able to bear the cost of the free market. Rethinking social housing is not only quantitative requirement: social housing is a mode of action in which the real estate aspects are studied as a function of social content, offering a variety of responses for different types of needs, where social content is mainly represented by access to decent housing for those who can not afford the market, but also by a specific attention to the quality of living.

In this study, the model supposed to achieve is that of a place where the core creator (promoters) live in a good availability and quality of spaces: accommodation of large size, availability of green spaces and sports facilities and leisure activities.

The study describe a possible model of social housing, giving particular attention to people socially disadvantaged, creating not only a place where to live, but a place where these people could work and feel protected.