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South Lakeland housing crisis

South Lakeland District Council has more than doubled its social lettings scheme because of a shortage of private rented housing in the area.

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South Lakeland scheme aims to tackle 'housing crisis'

One of the buildings in the scheme Credit: ITV News

This house in Kendal has been converted into flats as part of the scheme.

The scheme aims to tackle the lack of affordable housing. Credit: ITV News
This house has been divided up to allow for more tenants. Credit: ITV News

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