Friday, September 15, 2017

"Who owns England [and Wales]?"

From this astonishing website which uncovers exactly why the "housing shortage" exists in the UK...

"Together, UK corporate bodies and overseas companies own around 13 million acres of land – roughly a third of England and Wales.

But who owns the remaining two-thirds? Aristocratic families and trusts? Farmers? Charities? Householders? It’s clear we still have much work to do…"

Interactive map also here.

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