Tag: social housing

10 social housing blocks in Żabbar regenerated

Ten social housing apartment blocks have been regenerated through an expenditure of €700,000, as part of an ongoing effort by the Housing Authority to improve existing housing.

Watch: Vision for a National Housing System launched

Minister Galdes said that people will be put at the centre of the national housing system to assure that families need adequate housing to live their lives with dignity and satisfaction.

Social housing shouldn’t be slums, PN MP insists

Nationalist MP Ryan Callus lamented the government’s decision to build extremely high-density social projects, insisting that those in need deserved better.

Watch: 2,602 waiting for social accommodation

Minister for Social Accommodation Roderick Galdes visits ongoing works at a social housing site in Birkirkara.

Activist Joseph Bartolo passes away

His passing away was announced on social media by his daughter who shared a photo of her father and said that the best way she could remember him was smiling.

PM Abela appeals to PN for unity

Prime Minister Robert Abela said that he is disappointed with the current situation within the Nationalist Party. “I always believe that a country needs to a strong Opposition to keep the government in check,” said Abela while being interviewed on Sunday Morning, on One Radio.

3,000 waiting for social housing

The number of applicants for social housing is slightly higher than it had been seven years ago, reaching 2,920 this month.

Government to offer apartments with rent starting at €300

The prices for the apartments will vary from €300 per month for a one-bedroom apartment, to €400 per month for a two-bedroom apartment to €500 per month for a three-bedroom apartment

Watch: Birkirkara social housing to be completed by 2021

“The increasing demand for social housing is related to the unregulated building industry” - FAA

Decrease in poverty, increase in social expenditure – Muscat

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat stated that although there was a decrease in unemployment, poverty, and social benefits dependence, the social sector expenditure still increased...