Abstract by Mico Angelo M. Maestro (JD1 SY 2020-2021)
In 2018, about 4.5 million Filipinos out of the 106 million total population are homeless or dwells in informal settlements. To respond to problems brought by rapid urbanization, the balanced housing principle of the Urban Development and Housing Act procured strategic measures to respond to the rapid increase of the demand of socialized housing.
This paper aims to assess the implementation of the provisions of Article 5 Section 18 between the government agencies involved and the private sector. Assess the current mechanisms on the compliance of the policy, as well include commentaries from interest groups regarding the implementation of the provision of the law. Ultimately, this paper seeks to provide recommendations for the efficient implementation and compliance of the balanced housing development policy.