Guide to federal housing programs

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Published by Bureau of National Affairs in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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  • United States.


  • Housing policy -- United States.,
  • Federal aid to housing.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementBarry G. Jacobs ... [et al.].
ContributionsJacobs, Barry G.
LC ClassificationsHD7293 .G84 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 297 p. ;
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3484652M
ISBN 100871792753
LC Control Number82004146

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