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COVID-19 and housing: while prices may fall, homes will remain unaffordable

Cheshire, Paul and Hilber, Christian A. L. (2020) COVID-19 and housing: while prices may fall, homes will remain unaffordable. British Politics and Policy at LSE (06 May 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Discussing the potential effects of COVID-19 on housing, Paul Cheshire and Christian Hilber write that real house prices and rents may initially fall. 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.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Authors
Divisions: Geography & Environment
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
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 > HC Economic History and Conditions
Date Deposited: 10 Jun 2020 23:19
Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020 23:29
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/104901

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