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housing association

noun [C]
 
 
PROPERTY
in the UK, an organization that provides houses or apartments for people to rent at low cost: 65% of the housing stock here is owner occupied, with 24% rented from the local authority or a housing association.
Translations of “housing association”
in Chinese (Traditional) 住宅互助協會(以低價建屋或購屋為目的)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 住房互助协会(以低价建房或购房为目的)…
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