We learn on the policies created by the Austin homes of providing houses and shelter for the inhabitants or the residents of Austin, Texas who earn an income which is below the normal income level. So, these policies provide and promote all those people who are below the poverty line.
The city of Austin follows a kind of policy called as SMART (Safe, Mixed-income, Accessible, Reasonably-priced, Transit-oriented). This policy was started on 20th April 2000 and it was not only well groomed in terms of expansion but also provoked a good progress for reasonably priced rental and ownership houses. So, this SMART tool which has been adopted by Austin Homes normalizes to build up elegant houses and inexpensive housing projects for all of the inhabitants in the city.
In another way it states that in order to obtain the exception, the builders agree to construct houses which is either sold or rented to families earning an annual income below the area of average income. These builders either pass an amount of savings on the family either by decreasing the cost of the house or by controlling it with other resources to make the down payments. The town has also hastened support to sanction the structure or construction. Apart from this they also give locals a superior right to use the public transportation.
Grove Place display four categories of housing along the range and S.M.A.R.T. Housing used by the City of Austin:
- Emergency Shelter
- Traditional Housing
- Rental Housing
Significance of the Housing Policies in Austin
- They arrange and sanction low-income citizens and societies to take the initiative to work out with their development problems.
- They promote secure, fresh, civilized home for all Texas families and also encourage social and monetary deal in housing policies. In short they support people below the poverty line.
- They find a way out to the inexpensive housing calamity in Texas by exploring and estimate a budgeted house and social program.
- Austin housing policy also informs customers and gives them important information of these low income houses and the social programs. They give strong information to the public to completely understand the importance of this.
From this above learning we understand that the housing policies in Austin Texas encourage very good civic traditions that guarantee reasonable houses situated throughout our neighborhood. They have a widespread housing choice for all level inhabitants.
With this we conclude that the Austin home provides a good and comfortable living for the people residing there. These policies that had been brought in helped most of the people coming from different level and very importantly it was a great aid for families in Texas who needed extra housing assistance.