Urban House Construction at the Base of the Pyramid in Metro Manila

2013
Page count
59
pages
Description

This report maps informal settlements in Metro Manila, looks at construction at the base of the pyramid, including characteristics of housing categories and types of house construction. It reviews the case of Quezon City, where a large number of informal settlers are being moved to formal housing by the government and the role of community mortgage programs and public private partnerships in this transition.

Publish date
Authors
M. Dietrich
J. Credo-Figueroa
N. Nestor F. Espenilla
Language of publication
English
Region/Country
Region
East Asia and Pacific
Country
Philippines
IB topics
Partnerships
Sector
Housing or Construction