Meaning of affordable housing in English:

affordable housing

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noun

US
  • Housing that can be afforded by those on low or median incomes; specifically housing made available to those on lower incomes at a price below normal market value, as the result of legislation or subsidy by a local authority or the state; compare "public housing", "social housing".

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in The Wisconsin State Journal.