Housing

Affordable Housing

According to 24 Hour Housing (an online hub for housing associations and local authorities) 6% of homes on public land sold off by the council are earmarked for affordable social rent.

Less than a quarter of homes built on sold-off public land will be affordable – but the definition of affordable includes shared ownership (often unaffordable) and homes rented at 80% of market value.

56%  of housing redevelopments have no social housing at all.

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