Social Housing Green Paper: failing families on low incomes - UK

Families up and down the country are being trapped in poverty because of high housing costs.

JRF: Last week the Government published its long-awaited Social Housing Green Paper. Although it proposes greater rights for tenants, it still provides little in the way of making housing affordable for low-income families, and absolutely no investment in new affordable housing. We urge the Government to invest in 80,000 genuinely affordable homes a year at the next Spending Review to put things right.

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