Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Poverty and Social Exclusion in the UK: Vol. 2The Dimensions of Disadvantage$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Glen Bramley and Nick Bailey

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9781447334224

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2018

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447334224.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM POLICY PRESS SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.policypress.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Policy Press, 2022. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in PPSO for personal use.date: 26 June 2022

Housing and the living environment

Housing and the living environment

Chapter:
(p.225) Nine Housing and the living environment
Source:
Poverty and Social Exclusion in the UK: Vol. 2
Author(s):

Glen Bramley

Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447334224.003.0010

Housing affordability problems are exacerbating poverty, particularly for working age households increasingly reliant on private renting, and housing needs have increased, reversing long-standing trends. UK housing still partially insulates the poor from bad housing experience but this tendency is weakening. Fuel poverty has significantly worsened and the poor are 6-10 times more likely to experience its adverse impacts. The poor are also more likely to experience neighbourhood social and other problems.

Keywords:   Housing affordability, Housing needs, Housing conditions, Welfare regimes, Fuel poverty, Neighbourhood problems

Policy Press Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.