More than half of renters (52%) are living in the private rented sector because they cannot afford a deposit, according to a survey of 2,000 renters carried out by Knight Knox
The average renter lives in more than three rental properties over their adult life, Knight Knox research confirms
Knight Knox research confirms there are a high number of renters over the age of 35, and that 75% stay in their rental home for less than 5 years
The data from a Knight Knox survey suggests that owning a home will remain unattainable for many due to rocketing house prices and stagnating wages
There are more renters in the UK than ever before and many are happy to rent in the long term, according to Knight Knox research
Knight Knox research confirms almost half of renters are aged 35-55 and that almost 70% of UK renters live with a spouse or with their children
The Knight Knox survey polled 2,000 private tenants across the UK suggests that there is a general acceptance among most that they will never own a home.