To solve the housing problems, government plays a great role, to what extent do you agree?
The scarcity of residential spaces is faced by more and more cities, especially by metropolis, some people would argue that government is the only part that is able to solve this problem. Admittedly, the government does play an important role in it, the cure of housing shortage requires the active participation of various parts of the society.
As coordinator of the society’s operation, the government could be extremely important towards this matter. For one thing, effective policies such as restricting average living spaces or applying higher taxes for excessive space usage could be made and implemented by the government. For another, the government could always encourage people to avoid wasting spaces through various channels, such as non-commercial advertisement.
主体段二，说明其他主体包括（building corporations，architects，expectant buyers）可以做的来缓解住房问题的措施。
Though there I no doubt that the government has huge influence on this issue, it is undeniable that many participants other than government could also contribute to the housing predicament. Building corporations could encourage people to choose apartments instead of houses, architects are possibly able to find effective ways to move gardens onto houses, expectant buyers could be more aware of the severity of the housing shortage situation,
Non-government organizations may pursuit the improvement of the residential area problem from various angles, eg, increasing publicity of the situation, lobbying legislative organizations.
In conclusion, we cannot deny that the government has great strength in solving this problem, however, we should also admit that many other parties are able to contribute, the improvement of the residential situation relies on solidarity among our whole community.