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Four-Decade Assessment of Housing, Urban Development

Home ownership, which is of significant importance in Iranian culture, had always been over 70%, but has declined in the past few decades
Four-Decade Assessment of Housing, Urban Development
Four-Decade Assessment of Housing, Urban Development

Majlis Research Center, the influential research arm of the parliament, has surveyed the performance of Iran’s housing and urban development, and measures taken to improve housing conditions over the past four decades in one of its recent reports. 
The report also includes recommendations to optimize housing affordability and improve economic development, MRC’s website reported. 
With the advancement of urbanization and changes in demographic structure, housing demand increased rapidly following the Islamic Revolution in 1979. 
According to the findings of National Population and Housing Census pertaining to the years ending March 1977 and March 2017, the Iranian population increased twofold over 40 years. 


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