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Shelter warns of housing ‘black hole’ over conversion schemes

Affordable housing in Croydon may be under threat from a government proposal which risks “supercharging” a social housing get-out clause, according to the housing charity Shelter. Currently developers do not have to pay contributions to the council for social housing … Continue reading

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£37,000 a year: the rising costs of renting in Croydon

The high cost of renting accommodation in Croydon is pushing families to crisis point, Shelter, the housing charity, is warning. Renting a two-bedroom home in Croydon is now unaffordable for families earning less than £37,000 according to research conducted on … Continue reading

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