Housing Crisis, What Crisis?

October 2015 was the start of a time of great upheaval. Trouble started at the beginning of that month when I informed my landlord of five years that I would not be working for the next few months whilst I had an operation on my back. Surgery had originally been penciled in for January 2014, […]

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Market Maltreatment

Markets are the lifeblood of many London communities, but I don’t mean the ones so beloved of boroughs seeking to inflate their local image by encouraging “agricultural” and “artisan” types to set up, flogging over-priced goods.  These ones are the gentrification tools of choice for a borough wishing to promote itself as a trendy place […]

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Homes Not Assets

Next Tuesday, 31st May, my landlord is taking me to court to claim possession of my home of the past four years. In September last year I had to quit my job pending back surgery, an operation which… Source: Homes Not Assets

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Homes Not Assets

Next Tuesday, 31st May, my landlord is taking me to court to claim possession of my home of the past four years. In September last year I had to quit my job pending back surgery, an operation which has since left me unable to work whilst I recover. In that time I have been served […]

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