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Constructing the Housing Crisis

In this post Julia and Emma Ormerod question what we mean when we talk about a ‘housing crisis’. This piece was originally written for the Housing Studies Association. A full journal paper on this subject in Antipode will follow. The UK housing crisis seems to be ubiquitous and pervasive. Across the manifesto pages of all the mainstream […]

Home Truths

This is an article that was originally written for The Northern Correspondent  and is reblogged here. From red tops to broadsheets, there is wide agreement that we are amidst a housing crisis. Coupled with regressive austerity policies and welfare reform housing has never been so politically and socially divisive. We are also seeing a rise in increasingly […]