Hungary

State of Housing Rights in Hungary

The right to housing is not enshrined by the Hungarian Constitution. However, there are some relevant legal provisions in case of evictions. In 2011, the annual eviction moratorium has been replaced with measures targeting home owners and specifically foreign currency mortgage holders.  An “eviction quota system” has been introduced with the aim to protect mortgage holders threatened by evictions. In the fourth quarter of 2011, only 2... More

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Criminalisation

CONCERNING SITUATION ! The Hungarian parliament recently voted in a constitutional  reform that writes the prosecution of homeless people for living in public places into the law.  On the 30th...

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