ISSN 0718-8358 online version
ISSN 0718-1299 print version


Basic information

Revista INVI is a peer-reviewed journal published by the Instituto de la Vivienda, a unit belonging to Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo at the Universidad de Chile. This journal has been continuously published since 1986 and indexed in recognized international catalogues, citation services and bibliographic databases.

Revista INVI has international coverage and its objective is to promote and give international visibility to housing, residential habitat and territorial studies from an academic perspective, in line with the mission of the Instituto de la Vivienda.

Revista INVI name must be used in footnotes, quotes, notes and bibliographic references.

Information services

Articles published in Revista INVI are indexed or summarized by:

  • SCOPUS, Abstract and citation database of Elsevier B.V.
  • SciELO, Scientific Electronic Library Online
  • Redalyc, Red de Revistas Científicas de América Latina y el Caribe, España y Portugal
  • HAPI, Hispanic American Periodicals Index
  • DOAJ, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • LATINDEX, Sistema Regional de Información en línea para Revistas Científicas de América Latina, el Caribe, España y Portugal
  • PERIÓDICA, Índice de Revistas Latinoamericanas en Ciencias
  • PUBLINDEX, Sistema Nacional de Indexación de Publicaciones Científicas y Tecnológicas Colombianas, Colciencias.


By sending contributions to Revista INVI, authors know and adhere to copyright conditions:

The opinions and contents of published documents are the sole responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the point of view of Revista INVI.

Revista INVI is published under a Creative Commons Noncommercial – Non Derivative – Attribution license. To see a license copy, visit

Revista INVI reserves the right to modify the written or graphic content of papers as editorial staff feel is appropriate.


The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

  • Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo de la Universidad de Chile ;
  • CONICYT Fund for the Publication of Chilean Scientific Journals (2006, 2007, 2008, 2010 y 2011).

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Universidad de Chile
Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo
Instituto de la Vivienda

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Casilla 3387
Santiago - Chile
Tel.: (56 2) 2978 3037
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