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No Help to Buy for England’s average renters

Only 0.2% of private renters who earn £30k or less able to use failing scheme...

Posted on 03 Sep 2019

Shelter responds to The Children's Commissioner's Bleak Houses report on homeless children in England

The Children's Commissioner of England's report Bleak Houses reveals today (Wednesday, August 21st) there are thousands of children in Engla...

Posted on 21 Aug 2019

Private renting unaffordable for working families on low wages in 67% of the country

England’s ‘rent trap’ leaves lowest earners reliant on benefits, says Shelter...

Posted on 09 Jul 2019

One in 10 forced to report same problem with their social home more than 10 times

Two years on from the Grenfell Tower fire, Shelter is warning the government must listen to the third of families with c...

Posted on 10 Jun 2019