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UNISON calls for overhaul of England’s private housing system

Plans for a new Housing Complaints Resolution Service welcomed

Article on the UNISON National site.

Home ownership now little more than a pipe dream for public sector workers

Owning a home has become virtually impossible for many public sector workers in the South East, according to research published today (Sunday) by UNISON. Getting a deposit together and obtaining a mortgage are often insurmountable hurdles for those living in the majority of local authority areas across England, Scotland and Wales, according to the findings. […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.

Rental costs in the South East price public service staff out of housing, says UNISON

High rental costs mean many public service employees in the South East are spending over 60% of their wages on rent, according to research published today (Tuesday) by UNISON. Hospital porters are struggling the most, with rents swallowing up over half their take home pay in the South East which is the second most expensive […]

Article on the UNISON South East site.