Government Subsidised Housing Assets – Macro Analysis

Over 2010/11, FinMark Trust undertook a study into the asset performance of government subsidised housing stock in South Africa, with support from Urban LandMark, the National Department of Human Settlements, the Western Cape Department of Human Settlements, the South African Cities Network, and the FB Heron Foundation. The study involved an analysis of how subsidised properties were trading formally, on the Deeds Registry, and then a series of household interviews with a small sample of respondents from three settlements. This report sets out the detailed analysis of subsidised houses on the Deeds Registry.  There are four other reports available: [1] Timeline Analysis, April 2011; [2] Report on the Qualitative Survey in three communities, May 2011; [3] Main, Overall Report, November 2011; [4] Data Analysis – setting out the detailed data analysis, November 2011.

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