Belfast Telegraph

Friday 27 February 2015

Families stressed over house costs

Almost one third of British adults say worries about rent or mortgage costs are causing stress within their families, a charity has found.

Some 32% of people said that concerns about housing costs were causing an emotional strain, equating to 15 million people if the figures were projected nationally, according to Shelter's findings.

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