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Four Grenfell Tower managers shared £650,000 pay

Shared from on 15 June 2017

Senior staff at the not-for-profit company which manages Grenfell Tower earned more than £650,000 last year.

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Poor workers’ rent bill swallows 40% of wages, says National Housing Federation

Shared from on 31 March 2017

Care workers, cleaners and shops assistants face being forced to spend more than 40 per cent of their earnings on rent in all nine English regions, according to research by the National Housing Federation (NHF).

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Britain needs to hire 400,000 workers a year to keep building homes – equivalent to one every 77 seconds

Shared from on 23 February 2017

Britain will need to hire 400,000 workers a year to keep building homes, research suggests.

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Britain needs to hire 400,000 workers a year to keep building homes – equivalent to one every 77 seconds

Shared from on 23 February 2017

Britain will need to hire 400,000 workers a year to keep building homes, research suggests.

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UK estate agents see bumper pay rises as property booms

Shared from on 20 February 2017

UK estate agents have seen a 7.2% pay increase over the last year, the same rise as house prices.

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Criticism of pay awards for chiefs already on £300,000

Shared from on 8 December 2016

Housing associations like to be thought of as different from conventional businesses, proudly displaying their ethical credentionals, but in one respect at least they are the same.

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Criticism of pay awards for chiefs already on £300,000

Shared from on 8 December 2016

Housing associations like to be thought of as different from conventional businesses, proudly displaying their ethical credentionals, but in one respect at least they are the same.

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Housing crisis ‘creates in-work poverty’

Shared from on 7 December 2016

Poverty among people who are working has risen despite a recovery in the UK economy, a study suggests.

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Housing crisis ‘creates in-work poverty’

Shared from on 7 December 2016

Poverty among people who are working has risen despite a recovery in the UK economy, a study suggests.

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Commuters save £3,000 on property each minute further out of London

Shared from on 4 April 2016

As more families cash-in and move out of the capital, the estate agent Savills has calculated the savings in house prices per minute per train journey

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Where have all the bricklayers gone?

Shared from on 24 August 2015

A skills shortage in construction is contributing to the housing shortage and contributing to Britain's rising property prices

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Where have all the bricklayers gone?

Shared from on 24 August 2015

A skills shortage in construction is contributing to the housing shortage and contributing to Britain's rising property prices

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Where have all the bricklayers gone?

Shared from on 24 August 2015

A skills shortage in construction is contributing to the housing shortage and contributing to Britain's rising property prices

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Average first-time buyer needs £41,000 salary

Shared from on 7 May 2015

By region: the chart that shows how much first-time buyers need to earn to buy a home

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