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Generation Rent in London is facing a Tube Map of trouble and woe

There appear to have been some changes in the Financial Times Money section which seems to have something of a road to Damascus moment. Let me show the headline. 1,450 more words

General Economics

Study Concludes the Obvious: SF Tech Workers Have Trouble Affording Housing

In findings that will surprise very few, a study commissioned by the apartment search company RadPad and recruiting service Anthology says that making rent is tough even for well-paid tech engineers. 83 more words


Why L.A. Tenants Will Get Stuck With Rent Hikes for Quake Retrofitting

By Dennis Romero – Wednesday., September 23, 201

We need to address the threat of earthquake,” says Larry Gross, executive director of the renters rights group… 265 more words

Coalition For Economic Survival

Housing Rental Expense killing DC contributions?

Despite the fact that inflation, as measured by the CPI, seems to be contained, rental expense for housing has jumped significantly in the US during the last decade.  301 more words

Analysis and Housing Benefit

Last night there was an impressive episode of Analysis on Radio 4 with Paul Johnson of the Institute of Fiscal Studies asking ‘What’s Housing Benefit for’? 783 more words

Public Policy

Housing Shortage Is Running Up Prices, Rents

A shortage in housing – caused by a drastic slowdown in homebuilding activity – has pushed up home values too much in some areas and made rents unusually high, according to the National Association of REALTORS®. 303 more words

Industry News

Everyone deserves a decent, affordable & safe home

Words can’t express how much I love my new home. I want to burst with happiness. Finally I have somewhere that I adore, that I can take pride in, that I’m not embarrassed for people to see when they visit, for the children to have friends round without me feeling humiliated at the state of the grotty kitchen, old carpets etc. 944 more words

Benefit Cap