Home-owners and poverty

Publication type

Report

Authors

Alison Wallace, David Rhodes and Firona Roth

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Summary

Half of all households in poverty are home-owners (a third once housing costs are considered). This report examines the relationship between home-ownership, low incomes and poverty.

Subjects

Poverty, Income Dynamics, Finance and Housing Market

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Referenced by: Understanding Society (2018) ‘Written evidence from Understanding Society the UK Household Longitudinal Study (WSN0051) [Work and Pensions Select Committee. Welfare safety net inquiry]’. London: Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Work and Pensions Select Committee.