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Wohnbauförderung

English translation: guideline [directive] on housing [residential] construction subsidies [assistance]

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German term or phrase:Richtlinie zur Wohnbauförderung
English translation:guideline [directive] on housing [residential] construction subsidies [assistance]
Entered by: Steffen Walter
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10:04 Oct 23, 2007
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Wohnbauförderung
RE: the new construction of a block of flats.

"Die gesamte Wohnanlage entspricht der Richtlinie der Tiroler Wohnbauförderung."

Thanks in advance for your suggestions.
mattsmith
United Kingdom
Local time: 00:24
guideline on housing [residential] construction subsidies [assistance] granted by the state of Tyrol
Explanation:
That's how I'd put it in this case. "housing" and "residential" are interchangeable.

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Note added at 16 mins (2007-10-23 10:21:19 GMT)
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Depending on established usage and/or preference, a Richtlinie could also be a directive.

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Note added at 18 mins (2007-10-23 10:22:45 GMT)
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Or turn it round: "state of Tyrol guideline/directive on housing [residential] construction subsidies [assistance]".
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Steffen Walter
Germany
Local time: 01:24
Grading comment
thanks very much
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +5guideline on housing [residential] construction subsidies [assistance] granted by the state of Tyrol
Steffen Walter


  

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Richtlinie der Tiroler Wohnbauförderung
guideline on housing [residential] construction subsidies [assistance] granted by the state of Tyrol


Explanation:
That's how I'd put it in this case. "housing" and "residential" are interchangeable.

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Note added at 16 mins (2007-10-23 10:21:19 GMT)
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Depending on established usage and/or preference, a Richtlinie could also be a directive.

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Note added at 18 mins (2007-10-23 10:22:45 GMT)
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Or turn it round: "state of Tyrol guideline/directive on housing [residential] construction subsidies [assistance]".

Steffen Walter
Germany
Local time: 01:24
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 774
Grading comment
thanks very much

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Paul Cohen
45 mins

agree  Michael Harris
59 mins

agree  Rebecca Garber
3 hrs

agree  Kcda: Yes those words are interchangeable depending on redearship as well as the general style of the text. One can use them as wished. Guideline and directive are also synonymous when Richtlinie is the source term used. Congratulations. :)
10 hrs

agree  xxxDr.G.MD
13 hrs
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Oct 24, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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Oct 23, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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