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"Fewer than half of London families own the roof over their heads for the first time in 30 years.
" 'Generation rent' is now in the majority after soaring prices, a mortgage famine and a disastrous housebuilding slump shattered the home-buying dreams of tens of thousands of Londoners.
"Latest government figures show that just 1.656- million, or 49.9 per cent, of the capital’s 3.318- million homes are occupied by the people who own them.
"The rest are rented out by private landlords, councils or housing associations."