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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

Response to the NAO report showing an increase in the number of homeless children

This report reveals the tragedy of rising and persistent homelessness in England for tens of thousands of families and children....

Posted on 13 Sep 2017

Over a quarter of a million families forced into debt from moving home so often

A staggering 250,000 private renting families in England are becoming burdened with serious debt because they have to move house so frequent...

Posted on 08 Sep 2017