First time buyers Jon and Anna Wells
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First-time buyers' struggle: 'It's almost impossible'

The government's housing strategy is set to be unveiled today. It is intended to address long term concerns over housing shortages and continuing problems with affordability for first-time buyers.

Jon and Anna Wells are currently renting but are looking to buy their first home in York through a shared ownership scheme.

  • 21 Nov 2011
  • From the section UK
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