Updated: 23 Feb 2018
This section contains research which informs the Housing Executive's strategy and policy in relation to the assessment of housing need
Housing need assessment formula
- Download the Review of housing need assessment formula for the Northern Ireland Housing Executive (published November 2010) ( 216 KB)
This report presents the findings of a review of our Housing Need Assessment (HNA) formula used to create a "bottom up" estimate of the need for social housing in Northern Ireland.
It was undertaken on our behalf by Dr Tony O'Sullivan, Newhaven Research, a housing research consultant with considerable UK wide experience of housing market analysis.
Additionally, readers may be interested in:
- obtaining the latest projected Social Housing Need Assessment figures from our annual Commissioning Prospectus - Affordable, Social and Intermediate Housing
- other valuable housing information summarised within our Housing Investment Plan for each of the local each Council areas