UNESCO acknowledgment to the Housing Chair

UNESCO has acknowledged the Housing Chair as the first UNESCO Chair on the right to housing. The official presentation will be held the 16th February, with special participation of Prof. Dr. Federico Mayor Zaragoza. The programme is available here.


The Catalan Government accepts suggestions on tenancies of the Housing Chair

The Catalan Government, after several meetings with experts on housing, has accepted the suggestions of the Housing Chair to draft principles on tenancies in Catalonia, with the special participation of the director of the Chair, Sergio Nasarre, and the researcher Elga Molina. Some of the suggestions are the regulation of long-term leases, more co-responsability of the tenant in the maintenance of the dwelling and a market-oriented rent reference.

Published a new book on shared ownership and temporal ownership

Researchers of the Housing Chair drafted the first book on legal and economic aspects of shared ownership and temporal ownership. This book is available in the following link.


Report on the Housing Chair

The local newspaper Diari de Tarragona published a report on the Housing Chair, due to its participation drafting the principles of residential tenancies in Catalonia.