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Five Charts on the UK Rental Housing Sector

Graham Watson

14th November 2023

This Guardian article provides a snapshot of the UK rental housing market and thus offers some interesting economic insights into the wider macroeconomy.

For me, the issue of a lack of affordability and the receding prospect for many people of getting onto the housing market is the real issue that has longer-term adverse implications for the state of the economy, that said the poor quality of rental housing is also a concern.

Please read: Loophole adds to ‘shameful’ rental conditions in England, says housing chief (Guardian)

Graham Watson

Graham Watson has taught Economics for over twenty years. He contributes to tutor2u, reads voraciously and is interested in all aspects of Teaching and Learning.

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