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(63) New housing estates 'identical and soulless' - YouTube

The ONLY value in the current houses (en mass, housing stock) being built by the oligopoly (?cartel?) of builders is ... shareholder value.

UK's housing crisis is much more than the lack of new builds. But also what is being built. A nightmare.
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21 days ago by asterisk2a

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