German Housing Policy since the Foundation of the German Empire

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Blumenroth, Ulrich
Publication Date
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    The aim of the investigation is, first, to analyse, how and in what extend the housing economy – under special circumstances – was subordinated to the state’s responsibility and therefore an active housing policy was needed. Second, on the basis of the gained results, the carried housing policy since the First World War should be subject to a detailed analysis. The discussion of necessity and extent of state housing policy is done on the basis of the construction liberalism before 1914. The second task of investigation is the representation of the housing policy development in Germany and its results in the interwar period and the period after 1945. In matter-of-fact terms, the arguments focus primarily on housing policy activities of the German Empire and of the Federal Republic of Germany respectively. Topics Datatables in the search- and downloadsystem HISTAT: Information: HISTAT is offered only in German language. Datentabellen in HISTAT: A.01 Preisindex für Wohngebäude insgesamt (1913-1971) (= Priceindices of residential buildings) A.02 Die Finanzierung des Wohnungsbaus nach ihren Quellen in Deutschland (1924-1939) (= Financing housing construction by finance sources in Germany) A.03 Der Roh- und Reinzugang an Wohnungen in Deutschland (1919-1939) (= New entries of housing in Germany) A.04 Anteil öffentlich geförderter Wohnungen und der Bauherren an den Wohnungsfertigstellungen in Deutschland (1927-1939) (= Portion of public funded housing and of house builder on housing completion in Germany) A.05 Entwicklung der von der deutschen Bau- und Bodenbank verwalteten Reichs- und Treuhandmittel (1927-1943) (= Development of monetary funds, managed by construction banks) B.01 Art der Förderung im öffentlich geförderten sozialen Wohnungsbau in der Bundesrepublik (1957-1970) (= Official granting of social housing construction) B.02 Die Finanzierung des Wohnungsbaus nach ihren Quellen in der Bundesrepublik (1950-1971) (= Financing of housing construction by finance sources in the Federal Republic of Germany) B.03 Leistung der Kapitalsammelstellen für die Finanzierung des Wohnungsbaus in der Bundesrepublik (1950-1971) (= Benefits of so called ‚capital gathering places‘ for the financing of housing construction in the Federal Republic of Germany) B.04 Struktur des Wohnungsbaus in der Bundesrepublik (1949-1971) (= Structures of the housing construcition in the Federal Republic of Germany)
Temporal Coverage
  • 1919 / 1939
  • 1949 / 1971
Geographic Coverage
  • German Reich (1871-1945) (DXDE)
  • Germany (DE)
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 58
    Number of Variables: 59
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8430 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Blumenroth, Ulrich, 1975: Deutsche Wohnungspolitik seit der Reichsgründung. Beiträge zum Siedlungs- und Wohnungswesen und zur Raumplanung (Hrsg. Werner Ernst und Rainer Thoss), Bd. 25. Münster: Institut für Siedlungs- und Wohnungswesen, Universität Münster.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 84 | Registration Date: 2011-03-15