Press releases and statements

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Shelter response to Prime Minister's announcement on social housing

Polly Neate, CEO of Shelter, said: "We’re pleased to see the government acting to ease the misery of millions of private renters ...

Posted on 04 Oct 2017

Housing is top three issue for renters as over half say they are struggling

Instead of leaving millions of private renters to hopelessly scrape by each month, we are calling on the government to end the freeze on hou...

Posted on 03 Oct 2017

More than 700 promised social homes in Kensington and Chelsea lost due to loophole exploited by big developers

New research from Shelter reveals that a legal loophole has been used by housing developers to avoid building 706 social homes in Kensington...

Posted on 28 Sep 2017

Shelter's response to Jeremy Corbyn's speech on housing

Polly Neate, Shelter CEO, said: “There is a growing debate about the crisis facing those who rent, with families facing risi...

Posted on 27 Sep 2017