Low-cost home ownership is failing to reach hundreds of thousands of low income households, according to research by Shelter today Full item here
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Would-be first time buyers are still locked out of home ownership as mortgages remain out of reach and hefty deposits are still required, new research for Shelter Scotland reveals (June 10)
Shelter Scotland today (1 July 2010) responded to the Scottish Government's announcement of the £30 million third tranche of funding for affordable housing.
Graeme Brown, Director of Shelter Scotland, the housing and homelessness charity, said
As the Housing Need and Demand Assessment has shown for Highland, demand for homes that people can afford to live in outstrips supply.