Modern housing: households’ views of their new homes (NF6)
Summary of content
Includes caution on the shelf life of this publication. Note that this report is historical: the most recent modern housing it refers to is 2002-2004 and occupants’ perception of their homes may have changed since that time.
The report covers the following aspects:
Description of the housing stock profile
Describes the profile of modern housing in relation to the total stock, in terms of dwelling types, size, location, cost, construction type, energy efficiency and housing quality indicators.
Including tenure, household composition, employment status, ethnicity, disability.
Views about homes
Overall satisfaction, internal design and layout, number of rooms/room sizes, external design appearance and gardens
Views about neighbourhoods
Overall satisfaction, car parking, safety, access to local or neighbourhood amenities.
The report concludes with a summary of the findings and a list of broad recommendations.