More than 200,000 people have faced eviction in the last year because they asked their private landlord to fix a problem in their home, according to Shelter research released.
A new YouGov survey from Shelter has revealed the emotional strain faced by millions of families as they struggle to meet their housing costs.
British Gas, Britain’s biggest energy supplier, and Shelter, the housing charity, have announced a major five-year partnership that will help one million British households improve the standard of their homes.
Families in the UK are among the worst off in Europe when it comes to housing costs. One in six people in the UK (16.5%) are overburdened by housing costs, according to findings published by the European Union.
Leading housing groups have warned today that the Government is failing to tackle the country’s growing housing crisis. In their second Housing Report, the National Housing Federation, Shelter and The Chartered Institute of Housing warn the Government is failing to deliver on five out of ten key housing indicators: