One aspect of RTB that is often overlooked is that it allowed families who had probably never owned property, had rented and thus had never been able, to pass assets down their generations.
It allowed them to generate a small amount of wealth that could be passed to their children.
One thing that very much demarcates class in the this country…[Read more]
Ok I appreciate that this enquiry may sound like I am an ungrateful, self entitled brat but I am honestly stuck.
I grew up abroad but my father wanted me to know the UK as he figured (correctly) that I may end up here. So in the 1970s he bought a holiday house where I have holidayed every summer and a few Easters and Christmasses ever since.