• UPCOMING EVENTS

New Year, New Politics: An Attlee settlement for 21st century Britain

Tuesday 30 January 2018

January is traditionally a time to take on exciting new challenges, and British politics is no exception. The country faces a number of domestic issues beyond Brexit, from the shape of the public finances and the quality of public services to getting living standards growing again. What domestic policies should the government and opposition focus … Continued

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Sharing the spoils: bringing home ownership into reach for low to middle income households

Wednesday 20 November 2013

Housing, Wealth and Debt

Low to middle income households are increasingly shut out of traditional home ownership, and more and more families with children are living in the private rental sector. We know, however, that home ownership overwhelmingly remains most people’s preferred tenure and the lack of asset accumulation amongst long term renters is a concern. This event launched … Continued

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Building homes for generation rent – can institutional investment meet the challenge?

Thursday 10 October 2013

Housing, Wealth and Debt

Low to middle income families are increasingly shut out of home ownership and not qualifying for social housing. This means that there is a need to focus specifically on increasing the supply of market rent property, but any new supply must be fit for purpose. Families with children now account for a third of the 3.8 million households … Continued

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Home Truths: the scale of Britain’s housing crisis and how to fix it

Thursday 16 May 2013

Housing, Wealth and Debt

With fewer new homes being built year on year in the UK, the shortage of supply is keeping housing costs high despite the prolonged downturn. As a result, the cost of housing is putting ever greater pressure on household budgets, particularly for those living in the private rented sector. A growing number of low to … Continued

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Renting nation with Lord Freud

Sunday 7 October 2012

Housing, Wealth and Debt

The Resolution Foundation is hosting a high-level private roundtable at the Conservative Party conference with Lord Freud, Minister for Welfare Reform, on “Renting nation: welfare reform and growth in the private rented sector.” Recently published research from the Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research, commissioned for the Resolution Foundation and Shelter, shows that by 2025 … Continued

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Renting nation with Jack Dromey MP

Wednesday 3 October 2012

Housing, Wealth and Debt

The Resolution Foundation is hosting a high-level private roundtable at the Labour Party conference with Jack Dromey MP, Shadow Housing Minister, on “Renting nation: growth and reform in the private rented sector.” Recently published research from the Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research, commissioned for the Resolution Foundation and Shelter, shows that by 2025 the … Continued

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Renting nation with Andrew Stunell MP

Tuesday 25 September 2012

Housing, Wealth and Debt

The Resolution Foundation is hosting a high-level private roundtable at the Liberal Democrat Party conference with Andrew Stunell MP, former Minister for Communities and Local Government, on “Renting nation: growth and reform in the private rented sector.” Recently published research from the Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research, commissioned for the Resolution Foundation and Shelter, … Continued

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