Affordable rent measures promised in housing White Paper

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This week the government has unveiled its housing strategy for England, promising a new emphasis on people who rent their homes.

Its aim is to encourage more investment in building homes for affordable rent, which has been defined as at least 20% below the market rate, with councils being encouraged to get more involved.

Take a look at this video and hear what Housing Minister, Gavin Barwell is saying.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-38873524