'National scandal' as report shows soaring homelessness in England
Homelessness in England has risen by 60 percent in the past six years
INTERVIEW-Building for India's poor: plant a seed to grow a forest
"We want to have a quick process of change that gives us economic return, not social return"
Snapchat campaign reveals perils of student renting in Dublin
"The quality of housing is atrocious. People are trying to make money off people's hardship"
Developers must build low-cost homes or publish finances - London mayor
The housing crisis is the greatest challenge facing Londoners today, with the city failing to build the 50,000 new homes it needs each year, Mayor Sadiq Khan said
UK announces fire safety review after tests identify 82 unsafe tower blocks
"It's clear we need to urgently look at building regulations and fire safety"
London's top boroughs built fewer homes for poor - study
Social homes are now the only way for many low-paid workers to afford any accommodation in the capital
Upgrade slums, expand rentals to ease urban housing crisis - researchers
"We think it's a crisis when one-in-three households - one-in-three citizens that live in cities - don't have adequate, secure or affordable housing"
London mayor recruits architects to build "inclusive" city
Average property prices have risen 90 percent in the past decade in London, where a lack of affordable housing is depriving residents of the security of home ownership
Hong Kong wealth gap at its widest in decades as handover anniversary nears
Hong Kong's property market, one of the world's most expensive, is a stark example of the widening wealth gap
Two children found alive in rubble after building collapses in Kenya
There are at least 30,000 to 40,000 buildings constructed without approval in the Kenyan capital