Takeaway shop owners are set to be given the right to convert their restaurants into homes without planning permission in a bid to revive the high street.
Shelter's head of policy has claimed that the private rental sector was "never designed" to cope with the demand for homes that now exists.
The housing and homelessness charity is urging the government to spend billions on a 20-year housebuilding programme.
Singer Robbie Williams' plans for an underground swimming pool have been conditionally approved - despite objections from his Led Zeppelin guitarist neighbour Jimmy Page.
Over 50 Croydon residents congregated outside their council building to perform a nativity as a call for affordable housing in the borough.
More than 130,000 children will not have a “permanent home” on Christmas Day, the homeless charity Shelter has found.
Young people who have parents with their own house are three times as likely to be homeowners by the age of 30, compared to those who have no property wealth, according to a new report by the Resolution Foundation.
Landlords are boycotting B&Q and M&S over their support for homeless charity Shelter, which they say is taking part in a “campaign of negativity”.
There is no "rational explanation" for landlords discriminating against benefits claimants, a leading homelessness charity said today.
Mike Graham's co-host Katie Perrior has criticised Labour MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle's comments that Labour should buy back housing sold under the Right to Buy scheme
A housing association said people living in shared ownership houses were not aware of their options
Tax changes for buy-to-let landlords could see rent prices rising over the next five years, warns the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
For the last twenty years Heidi and her husband have been renting, with the option for buying a house something they hadn’t even contemplated.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission said 365,000 disabled people have reported that their homes are not suitable for their needs.
'Wealthier majority have hidden the reality', says National Housing Federation chief executive
Labour Councillor Robert Atkinson says Theresa May made promises she didn't follow up on
John Healey says Labour would unveil raft of tough measures to force councils and developers to build more homes
The Residential Landlords Association says property, neighbours and location need to be considered before allowing pets
Commentator David Buik we've been lulled into a false sense of security
The civil war in Haringey distils the Corbynite-Blairite feud to first principles. And there'll be plenty more battles to come
The family in Ruian, China say they did not notice any particular bad smell coming from the room
Social housing commentator Phil Morgan says the issue of fire safety at tower blocks will take a long time to resolve
The Prime Minister defended the Tory management of the housing crisis against an offensive by Jeremy Corbyn
Housing was a keynote of today's Budget announcement. But is the picture as bleak as critics claim?
American investigative journalism company ProPublica claims Facebook approved adverts which went against their own guidelines
Fergus Wilson claims he is not racist and the ruling will cause problems in the housing market
Deputy leader of Kensington and Chelsea Borough Council Kim Taylor-Smith says the council wants to take back control of the Tenant Management Organisation
Labour councillor Robert Atkinson says there is a lot of misinformation about the nature of people who lived in the tower
The Liberal Democrats have released their manifesto and pledges nucleus tax rises, the legalisation of cannabis and a second EU referendum
Property expert Luke Doonan tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that greed is the reason that Governments haven't built good social housing
The Government vowed to build more affordable houses in order to help people buy and rent homes in a White Paper
A survey which included more than 3,000 Muslims has shown that they broadly share the views of the wider population and want to 'fully integrate'
Philip Hammond announced in his autumn statement that letting agents in England will be banned from charging fees to tenants, moving the cost to landlords instead
Jon Holmes loves getting the latest on the biggest stories, so invited Martin Roberts on his show to discuss the housing crisis
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As figures reveal that home ownership in Britain has hit a 30-year low, what is the answer to the country's housing crisis? Estate Agent Ed Mead and politician Tom Copley discuss potential solutions…