7 Aug 2014
How have we got into a situation in London where being homeless could mean:
a) Living in insecure temporary accommodation for up to 23 years
b) Living in temporary accommodation up to 200 miles away
c) Subject to the benefit cap with a £100 per week shortfall, putting you at risk of arrears and eviction?
A heady combination of a housing shortage, inadequate government support with housing costs, some private landlords taking advantage of desperate councils, and … MORE...