The need for affordable and safe housing for tenants is the real issue
This article in The Financial Times by John Burn-Murdoch highlights that “Home ownership in Britain has become a hereditary privilege”.
A much deeper and wide-ranging problem for society is the need for affordable and safe housing for tenants. This is one of the safeguards for peace and security, a fundamental pillar in all democratic societies and necessary for labour mobility. A shortage of affordable housing and homelessness are major ingredients in social exclusion.
Read the full article at: https://www.ft.com/content/985a608e-17a3-42ff-abb1-d78a10627a12