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Rural housing at a time of economic change

The CRC has funded and published research by the Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research, which develops a new understanding for rural areas of:

  • The changing levels of rents (both private and social) and the quality and location of available housing
  • The impact of recent and forthcoming government policies on social and private tenants, including the changes to Housing Benefit and the overall benefit caps
  • Migration: The numbers of people forced to relocate from rural areas, or unable to live where they would choose to do so

For more information, contact jon.carling@ruralcommunities.gov.uk

The full report, and a summary version, can be found below:

 

 

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