Crisis in Housing

September 1942
New Republic;9/21/42, Vol. 107 Issue 12, p335
Focuses on the housing problems of war workers. Views that dwellings can be made available in those localities where people are employed and the occupancy is full without undue overcrowding; Availability of space in war centers as most of it is unused; Billeting may be a possible solution but not complete; Emphasis on the urgency of the requirement and the need to meet it; Reluctance of the real estate dealers to put their houses on rent; Emphasis on the need for a housing authority which would make an effective utilization of available space.


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