Data from the 2021 census and other sources show a serious problem for people in London.


London’s housing challenge in numbers

New results from the 2021 census, combined with other data about housing availability in London, show that there is a serious problem facing the capital. Renting is up, rental rates are up, and the options for people on low incomes are down. Here are some of the top-line figures that show just how uncertain the situation is.

At a time when many people’s living arrangements are more precarious than ever, we must ensure than we are there for anybody who finds themselves without a home. Homelessness can happen to anyone, and it can happen unexpectedly. If you feel that you are at risk, find out more about your options here.

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