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Cashing in: how a shortage of social housing is fuelling a billion-pound a year temporary accommodation industry

Shelter has been working with BBC’s Panorama on an in-depth investigation into the providers of temporary accommodation (TA) for homel...

Posted on 03 Feb 2020

Nation of house-proud renters: 6.6 million people brimming with ideas to improve their home

More than three-quarters of private renters in England (77%) would like to make small improvements to their home...

Posted on 30 Jan 2020

Households living in overcrowded private rentals double in 10 years

Shelter responds to the government's latest English Housing Survey stats for 2018/19...

Posted on 24 Jan 2020

Two million renters in England made ill by housing worries

Almost one in four private renters have felt physically ill or sick because of housing problems or worries in the last year....

Posted on 15 Jan 2020