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To make housing affordable requires more than tinkering around the edges
There's a growing realisation that house price inflation makes the UK increasingly unequal. The government must take action on three fronts
Source Jonathan Portes, theguardian.com (04-27-2014)
An overheated market: "A wave of mortgage defaults could cause another British banking crisis"
Property prices are rising swiftly. The Bank of England may intervene
Source The economist (04-24-2014)
Wall Street’s Land Grab: Firms Amass Rental Empire, Ousting Tenants & Threatening New Housing Crisis
Source www.democracynow.org (04-24-2014)
Capitalism simply isn't working and here are the reasons why
Economist Thomas Piketty's message is bleak: the gap between rich and poor threatens to destroy us
Source http://www.theguardian.com/ (04-24-2014)
HLRN Releases a Handbook on “How to Respond to Forced Evictions” Independent Experts Condemn State Impunity and Complicity
Source HIC-HLRN (04-17-2014)
Highlights from WUF7 Day 1
Source Alexandre Apsan Frediani, Development Planning Unit (04-14-2014)
Habitat International Coalition Demands Rights-based Approach to “Development”
Press release
Source HIC (04-09-2014)
Coalition Challenges WUF Approach to Growth and Equity, Demands Rights, Democracy and Justice Instead
Press release
Source HIC (04-08-2014)
Habitat International Coalition Takes Action in Medellin
Press release
Source HIC (04-07-2014)
Networks of local governments and civil society launch a joint declaration about World Urban Forum
Joint Declaration of HIC, the Commitee, FALP and Mercociudades
Source IC, the Commitee, FALP and Mercociudades (04-04-2014)

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