The housing safety net is in tatters – it’s time for a rethink

Thanks to a combination of low pay, high house prices and the growth in insecure private renting, just about anyone can now find themselves in struggling to keep their home. We all need to know that a safety net is there to keep a roof over our heads if life takes an unexpected turn.    Today, Shelter has published new analysis of the state of the UK’s housing safety net. The analysis identifies the number of households who are receiving some … Read more