A conceptual overview of housing affordability in Selangor, Malaysia

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Abstract

Socioeconomic stability and development of a country, can be describe by housing affordability. It is aimed to ensure the housing provided as one of the key factors that is affordable by every income earner group whether low-income, middle income and high income group. This research carried out is to find out affordability of home ownership level for first medium cost landed-house by the middle-income group in Selangor, Malaysia. It is also hope that it could be seen as able to contribute to the knowledge and understanding on housing affordability level for the middleincome group and variables that influenced the medium income group's ability to own first medium-cost houses.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)45-47
Number of pages3
JournalWorld Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology
Volume72
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2010

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  • Housing affordability
  • Middle income
  • Residential

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