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What is council housing?

Council housing is accommodation which is owned by the council and not by a individual or company.

What is council housing?

Council housing is sometimes called local authority housing and can be referred to as public sector housing or social housing. Council housing is housing that is subsidised by the government by the tax payer to provide affordable housing for people on low incomes. Council housing is also available for people who are unemployed or unable to work due to illness or disability.



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