There's growing public debate about affordable housing in Austria. Available empirical research on the issue, however, is scarce. The real estate platform Immobilienscout24.at has published a short report, which was also widely covered in the media. It provides current numbers, but has methodological problems. I've written a short post about it on the blog http://www.urbanizm.net. … Continue reading New blog post: Study on affordable housing in Austria with methodological problems.
Last week our institute organized a symposium on the challenge of providing affordable housing in cities at the TU Wien, together with Urban Forum and Österreichische Städtebund. The event was a big success, with more than 150 people attending. The newspaper Wiener Zeitung published an article about the event here: https://www.wienerzeitung.at/nachrichten/wien/stadtleben/950473_Eine-Ressource-fuer-die-Elite.html The program can be … Continue reading Our symposium on affordable housing at TU Wien.
The Austrian Radio OE1 has interviewed me about affordable housing in Vienna. The broadcast is available here: http://oe1.orf.at/programm/20171107/493856 (in German, until 14 November 2017)