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How 'Help to Buy' helps mainly the privileged

Provan, Bert (2017) How 'Help to Buy' helps mainly the privileged. British Politics and Policy at LSE (23 Oct 2017). Website.

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The Government’s pledge to extend the “Help to Buy” programme is a further mistaken investment in a policy which has had little impact on extending home ownership to lower income households, explains Bert Provan. So, the £2bn investment in “social and affordable housing” is, while welcome, wholly inadequate to meet the pressing and increasing need for low cost rented housing for households in most need.

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Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD100 Land Use
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 13 Nov 2017 09:38
Last Modified: 10 Sep 2021 23:26

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