Monday August 10, 2020

Mind your language when it comes to housing

We need to be inclusive in how we describe housing and offer real choice to everyone

5th July, 2020
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We need to be inclusive in how we describe housing and get away from the emotional language of ‘cuckoos’, ‘vultures’, ‘peacocks’ and ‘ostriches’

We need to categorise housing needs and watch the language.

In March, I wrote in this newspaper about the need for different housing solutions. I attempted to present an indication of different targets for different societal housing needs/demand.

There is no panacea, but there should be a collective, collaborative and decipherable range of solutions for different parts of society.

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