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What will crashing the economy do for the UK housing market?

Cheshire, Paul and Hilber, Christian A. L. (2020) What will crashing the economy do for the UK housing market? LSE COVID-19 Blog (25 May 2020). Blog Entry.

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Discussing the potential effects of the COVID-19 lockdown on housing, Paul Cheshire and Christian Hilber write that real house prices and rents may fall in the short- to medium-term. Yet housing will remain unaffordable for the young and those on lower incomes, especially in London and the South East, as this fall will be driven by a fall in earnings.

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Divisions: School of Public Policy
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Geography & Environment
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Date Deposited: 26 May 2020 13:06
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 10:29

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