Tag: housing

Briefing 38: Most of the UK’s wealth belongs to the richest fifth of the population

Briefing 38: Most of the UK’s wealth belongs to the richest fifth of the population

11 July 2014 The richest fifth are more than a hundred times richer than the poorest fifth


Briefing 33: Poor households spend more of their income on fuel than the richest

Briefing 33: Poor households spend more of their income on fuel than the richest

4 June 2014 The poorest 20% spend an average 11% of household income on energy. The richest 20% spend just 3%


Briefing 23: Housing is unaffordable for most people in normal jobs

Briefing 23: Housing is unaffordable for most people in normal jobs

20 March 2014 The housing costs for a rented one-bedroom flat in England's four biggest cities are now more than many skilled workers can afford


Briefing 22: Most first-time house-buyers depend on the ‘Bank of Mum and Dad’

Briefing 22: Most first-time house-buyers depend on the ‘Bank of Mum and Dad’

14 March 2014 Young people now need wealthy parents if they want to own their own home


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