Research and analysis

Home ownership access to first-time buyers in the UK

Research on first-time buyers' reliance on their parents to get onto the housing ladder.


Impact of family support on home ownership

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This research finds that the less well-off and young families are increasing unable to buy their first home.

Published 27 March 2017