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Third of Londoners fear having to move due to housing costs

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One in three Londoners fears having to move out of their local area because of the high cost of housing.

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It’s time to defend social housing against negative media stereotypes

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A new campaign is asking politicians to take the lead in affirming the positive value of social housing.

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Why London’s property prices are not ‘the right problem to have’

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If the rise in property prices continues unchecked London will begin to lose businesses to cheaper cities.

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London has a living wage, we also need a living rent

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The Mayor has to start listening, and acting, to protect Londoners not property investors.

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Don’t believe the headlines: a housing bubble is still on the cards

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The affordability crisis can be seen in all parts of the country.

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4,000 households at risk of losing their home

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A rise in interest rates could tip many people into the danger zone, says charity.

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The government is actively contributing to our growing housing crisis

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There are today 1.7m households on social waiting lists, yet the government’s focus is on creating a mini-housing boom through its Help to Buy scheme.

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Land-banking property owner gives Tories £300,000

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A property developer that sits on land instead of building on it has given £300,000 to the Tories.

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Miliband is ripping up the Thatcherite model of private renting

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The private rented sector offers flexibility to landlords but very little stability for tenants, writes Tom Copley.

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Miliband is offering ‘generation rent’ a radical and attractive alternative

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Ed Miliband will today announce plans to cap excessive rent increases and give tenants greater security over tenancies.

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