party: Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition
organisation: Generation Rent
Absolutely! If we go back to 1984, house prices were 3.5 times average earnings. Now, it's more like 5.5 times average earnings.
The Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition says that we need housing that ordinary people can actually afford by launching a mass council house building programme and provide cheap mortgages by nationalising the banks and major finance companies under democratic control.