9. Managing housing policy during an economic decline: Hällefors’ Housing Policy and Housing Situation
2002 (English)In: Basic patterns of sustainability: Reports from the Superbs project / [ed] Lars Rydén and Madeleine Granvik, Uppsala: Baltic University Press , 2002, 1, 68-76 p.Chapter in book (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
Housing policy in Hällefors town, with a decreasing population,and 10-20 % empty apartments, is described. Houses were takendown, investments for improved beauty and functionality, madein three residential areas. The ensuing decreased frequency ofmoving proved the investments to be worth while. Sustainability inHällefors subsequent to the measures take is discussed.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Uppsala: Baltic University Press , 2002, 1. 68-76 p.
, Superbs Case Studies, 1
Landscape Architecture Economic Geography
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-196720ISBN: 978-91-86189-08-2ISBN: 91-970017-0-8OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-196720DiVA: diva2:611123
ProjectsSustainable Urban Patterns around the Baltic Sea