An evaluation of the quality of built housing environment and improvement of quality of life for the beneficiaries : case study of Waterloo and Quarry Heights.

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dc.contributor.advisor Adebayo, Pauline Wambui.
dc.creator Sikhumbane, Thulubuke Sifiso.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-01-15T11:29:13Z
dc.date.available 2011-01-15T11:29:13Z
dc.date.created 2002
dc.date.issued 2002
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10413/2111
dc.description Thesis (M.Arch.)-University of Natal, 2002. en_US
dc.description.abstract This research work evaluates the quality of built housing environment and the improvement of the quality of life for the beneficiary communities under the South African Housing Policy. It pays special reference to the Case Study of Waterloo and Quarry Heights within the jurisdiction of Durban Unicity. In order to assess the quality of built housing environment whether it has a potential to improve the quality of life for the client communities the researcher set indicators which are: Integrated planned housing environment, residential quality, suitable building material, secured housing environments, standard of dwelling units, housing environment with economic infrastructure, housing environment that allows fleXibility and extension, and housing environment that has got development infrastructure and social services. These indicators are used in this study as important tool in evaluating the quality of built housing environment. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Housing--Location--Durban Metropolitian Area. en_US
dc.subject Housing--Durban Metropolitan Area--Waterloo. en_US
dc.subject Housing--Durban Metropolitan Area--Quarry Heights. en_US
dc.subject Quality of life--Durban Metropolitan Area. en_US
dc.subject Theses--Town and regional planning. en_US
dc.title An evaluation of the quality of built housing environment and improvement of quality of life for the beneficiaries : case study of Waterloo and Quarry Heights. en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.description.notes Pages 37 and 38 transposed. en_US

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