All of your citizens need a place to live and rest: a house. Without it, they will get angry (or disillusioned) and leave your city.
|Provides basic housing. Citizens will get unhappy if they can’t move to a proper house in a timely manner. Citizens will not have children while living in tents.||Provides temporary housing for your citizens. They will get unhappy if they can’t move to a proper house in a timely manner. Citizens will not have children while living in shelters.||Provides housing for your Citizens. Can be upgraded to a Stone house.|
|STONE HOUSE||TWO STORY HOUSE|
|Provides housing for your Citizens. Has lesser heating costs than a standard House. Can be upgraded to a Two-story house.||Provides housing for your Citizens. Has lesser heating costs than a Standard House and more room than a Stone house.|
While basic accommodations can do the trick, there are some key elements to look out for:
- Citizens won't live in Shelters long-term. After awhile, those living in a Shelter will start to nag about housing
- Peasants and Laborers are quite happy to live in wooden Houses
- Merchants will not be happy with anything below a Stone house
- Gentry want Two-story houses. Nothing less will suffice
Having a house in general and subsequently what kind of house a citizen directly impacts the housing social issue. Be mindful of this as your city flourishes and your citizen move up the social ladder.