What is affordable housing?

CBP-7747

Published 14/11/2017 Amended 14/11/2017

Topics:  Private rented housing

Summary

This Commons Library briefing paper considers how affordable housing is defined in England and looks at key trends in the affordability of different tenure types. It also examines the supply of affordable housing and the role of Housing Benefit in enabling households to access and retain affordable housing.

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http://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7747