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Housing shortage drives up prices

A housing shortage is pushing property prices beyond the reach of North East workers, a pressure group has warned.

The National Housing Federation, which represents housing associations, says that less than two thirds of the number of homes needed are being built in the region and the average house now costs seven times the average income.

 

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