Special series - Housing: A Capital Crisis

All this week, we're running a special series of reports on the Capital's booming housing market, and how Londoners are coping with it.

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Your views: Former slums are now millionaires row

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#capitalcrisis The slums of the 50's & 60's in the East End are now millionaires row! Who can afford to live there now? Only the rich!

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I'd love to live on the river in Putney. Can't afford it. I live in a cheaper area. You can't always get what you want. #capitalcrisis

Your views: Time to bring empty houses into use

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@itvnews Time to bring empty houses into use that have been sat on by Companies and rich individuals.#CapitalCrisis

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@itvlondon #capitalcrisis Social housing is the way, via the 5yr rule they get chance to save up and then take these ‘affordable’ houses..

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It'd be nice to hear talk of garden cities for the north too but job creation is more important. Less London-centric policy. #capitalcrisis

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Your views: Help To Buy got me on property ladder

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Thnx to #helptobuy I have a property in Greenwich, without it that would've never happened. Instead of wasting money on rent #capitalcrisis

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#capitalcrisis we have on average 2.700 empty homes in each borough .peopleb4profit Councillors will take back 2 use 4 local homes need

Your views: 32-year-old son still renting to get on ladder

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@itvlondon my son is 32 has a good job & is renting as it is hard to get on the property ladder #capitalcrisis #target #affordablehousing

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#capitalcrisis Affordable housing?! Affordable by who? Not by anyone on minimum wage! They have no chance of saving for a deposit!

Your views: Working class being pushed out of London

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Successive governments messed up social housing, right to buy was mismanaged, miles from the original social housing idea... #capitalcrisis

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@itv working class are being pushed out of London. Low priority for social housing for rent but too poor to buy #capitalcrisis

Your views: Building more flats will not solve crisis

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#capitalcrisis building more flats/houses in londons locale, will not solve crisis. Doctors schools needed first.

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Most young people like me have a flat&can't afford it and whys that? Because of the lack of jobs no wonder people are moving #capitalcrisis

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@itvlondon Why affordable housing? What is this? Why not social housing.. We need more social housing.. #capitalcrisis

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