affordable, cheap, good, low-cost, low-income (esp. AmE)

They provide good low-cost housing for workers.

subsidized (esp. AmE), supported (BrE)
decent, good
bad (esp. BrE), inadequate, poor (esp. BrE), substandard (esp. AmE)

Many health problems are made worse by inadequate housing.

permanent, temporary
council (BrE), local-authority (BrE), public (esp. AmE), public-sector (BrE), social (esp. BrE)

Public expenditure on social housing provision has doubled in the last five years.

rental (AmE), rented (BrE)
sheltered (BrE)

sheltered housing for old people

high-rise, terraced (BrE)

The area is dominated by terraced housing.

rural, urban
build, provide
association (BrE), authority, committee (BrE), department, office
complex, development, estate (BrE), programme/program, project (AmE), scheme (BrE), unit

Many new housing developments had sprung up around the city.

provision (esp. BrE)
crisis, shortage
boom, bubble

What happens when the housing boom finally slows?

allowance, assistance, benefit (BrE), subsidy (esp. AmE), voucher (AmE)

She receives a substantial housing allowance on top of her salary.

I received housing benefit when I was unemployed.

in … housing

Too many families are still living in substandard housing.

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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