On the Up: The Housing Crisis in the North

Author: 
Grannum, Catherine
Publication year: 
2004

The fourth report in Shelter's Housing Investigation series which highlights the housing crisis in the north of England, where house prices are rising faster than anywhere else in the country. Identifies the three interlinking factors which have contributed to the crisis: rising house prices, neighbourhood decline and growing incidences of homelessness. Calls for an urgent review of the market renewal programme to avoid marginalising a whole section of society. Includes key recommendations for change. Can be downloaded from the Shelter website.

Publisher: 
Size: 
A4, 20 pages.
Cost: 
Free downloadable document.
Availability: 
In print