Battery hen Britain: UK homes are now the most cramped in Europe with average one-bed new-build same size as a tube carriage

How we live: RIBA say the average UK one-bed flat
  • Report says cramped conditions in UK are making people depressed and ill
  • Developers squeeze flats into less space to make more money, RIBA says
  • Average British home has shrunk from 85sq metres to 76sq metres in 30 yrs
  • Homes in Europe are 15% bigger on average and 80% larger in Scandinavia
  • Campaign started to impose minimum planning standards on space and light…

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2313417/Battery-hen-Britain-UK-homes-cramped-Europe-average-bed-new-build-size-tube-carriage.html#ixzz2RIFt80fH

While Corporations Grow, the People get Squeezed.
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