17 Reasons Your Rent Is Too High

Ever feel like you're getting ripped off for the roof over your head? You're not alone. The average private renter spends 40% of their income on rent.

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3. It all started in the 80s

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Back then, a third of the population lived in council houses and rent was cheap.