Growth in the Private Rented Sector 2001-2018

By: Thomas Weekes  Published: July 2018

It is well known that the size of the private rented sector has increased dramatically in recent years. In this new research Shelter takes this well known fact and provides the data that is needed to see just how dramatic this increase has been. Provided at a local authority level this unique data set helps us understand the size and importance of the private rented sector in how people live in England today.