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Real Estate Research Corporation


strategies for providing assistance : improved decision-making and problem-solving in local government

by Real Estate Research Corporation

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Published by Dept. of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Policy Development and Research : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

  • Community development,
  • City planning

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    Other titlesImproved decision-making and problem-solving in local government
    Statement[by Public Affairs Counseling Division of Real Estate Research Corporation]
    SeriesHUD-PDR ; 241-4
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development. Office of Policy Development and Research
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[7], iv, 48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14912043M

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