Thursday, February 7, 2013
I for one welcome our new landlord overlords
The level of homeownership has fallen to its lowest level since 1987, government figures showed today. Of households, 65.3% are homeowners; 17.4% are renting privately; and 17.3% are renting from councils or housing associations. Three-fifths of private renters are trapped because they cannot make the jump on to the property ladder.