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Perceptions of rooming houses in Halifax and the role of regulatory intervention
(Dalhousie University, 2016-12-09)
Rooming houses in Halifax have experienced significant loss in recent decades. Up to 90% of the stock was lost due to social, economic, and regulatory factors. While only 17 licensed rooming houses remain in Halifax, over ...
Regulating marginality: how the media characterises a maligned housing option
(Routledge, Taylor and Francis, 2019)
Communities often stigmatise forms of housing targeting low-income tenants. This paper examines how media sources characterise one such form: rooming houses that provide multiple, low-cost, single-room accommodations ...