The effect of housing on the mental health of older people: the impact of lifetime housing history in Whitehall II
- Govt opposition to English rental regulation 'could harm tenants'. Brennan, Henry // Mortgage Strategy (Online Edition);6/5/2013, p21
The article highlights the Association of Residential Letting Agents' (ARLA) warning that government opposition to rental regulation in England could leave tenants more exposed than those in other parts of Great Britain.
- Encouraging Accessibility. // Seattle Business;Jul2015, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p18
This section presents statistics on the housing industry from the Washington State Office of Financial Management as of July 2015 including the number of occupied housing units in the city, percentage of homes renter occupied in 2010, and the number of market-based housing units added each year.
- A Framework for a Context-Aware Elderly Entertainment Support System. Hossain, M. Anwar; Alamri, Atif; Almogren, Ahmad S.; Alamgir Hossain, S. K.; Parra, Jorge // Sensors (14248220);Jun2014, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p10538
Elderly people constitute a major portion of world's population. Many of them are physically and mentally vulnerable and need continuous support for their health and well-being. There is a growing trend that these elderly people are placed in an ambient assisted living environment (AAL) with an...
- Subprime crisis a boon for apartment owners. Schouten, Cory // Indianapolis Business Journal;9/24/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 29, p7A
The article reports on the increased number of people renting apartments in Indianapolis, Indiana. According to market observers, the upsurge in apartment renting can be attributed to the subprime housing crisis and the slowdown in new-home construction. The author adds that people are also...
- Detroit rents still a bargain. Pinho, Kirk // Crain's Detroit Business;3/3/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p0011
The article discusses a report at the web site Apartment List which found that apartment renters in Detroit, Michigan continue to spend less than 30 percent of their income for monthly housing expenses, making rents in Detroit still a bargain.
- Assessment of well-being. Collas, D. M.; Rai, G. S.; Philp, I. // Age & Ageing;May97, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p239
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Does the use of the Geriatric Depression Scale make redundant the need for separate measure of well-being on geriatrics wards?" published in a 1995 issue and a response to the letter is offered by one of the article's authors.
- Increasing apartment vacancy rates spur concessions from landlords. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;5/4/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 45, p5
The article reports on the rise of the apartment vacancy rate in Salt Lake County, Utah to 6.56% in the first quarter of 2009, from 2.49% compared to the same period in 2008. According to Seth Rossow of CB Richard Ellis, one of the reasons why landlords are losing renters is because of...
- Majority of UK renters affected by rent rises in 2012. Brennan, Henry // Mortgage Strategy (Online Edition);3/14/2013, p1
The article reports that rent rises affected 26% of renters while 74% were not affected in Great Britain in 2012 based on a survey from the housing and homelessness charity Shelter.
- OUTDOOR DINING SET IS NAMED AS THE PRIMARY PIECE. French, Dana // Casual Living;Oct2013, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p75
The article discusses the results of a survey on the primary piece owned by homeowners and apartment dwellers. The survey found that 84 per cent of respondents with their own homes have their own grills while 31 per cent of them buy their outdoor dining set first for the extra space outside...