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Generation Pause: 60% of under 45s left behind by housing crisis

New research from housing charity Shelter today reveals three in five (59%) 18-44 year olds in Britain say they will be forced to put their ...

Posted on 06 Jun 2016

Shelter Sheffield updates its housing and homelessness advice centre, after helping over 3500 people in the last year alone

This week saw the opening of Shelter Sheffield's updated service hub, which has new and improved facilities to help meet growing demand in t...

Posted on 06 May 2016

Government’s extension of Right to Buy will cost councils an average £26 million each, warns Shelter

The average council in England will need to pay a staggering £26 million a year to the government to fund their flagship Right to Buy extens...

Posted on 04 May 2016

First time buyers will need £64,000 salary to afford an average home by 2020, warns Shelter

Typical first time buyers will need to earn £64k a year by 2020, new research by housing and homelessness charity Shelter shows....

Posted on 14 Apr 2016