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Artist or CreatorSteve Bell
Title or CaptionHousing bubble?
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date20 Sep 2013
FormatDigital
Embedded text or transcriptThere is no housing bubble!
Person DepictedOsborne; George (1971-)
NotesNews: "George Osborne yesterday insisted he was not inflating a housing bubble, despite official data showing property prices in England have broken through their pre-crisis peak. The chancellor told the Institute of Directors annual conference that there was no housing boom even though the ONS data showed the average price of a UK house has now surpassed its peak of five years ago reaching 245,000 pounds. Osborne said he was "alert to the risks but let's not pretend there's a housing boom". He insisted that his Help to Buy scheme, criticised for pumping up demand and prices, were not "weapons of mass destruction". ... " Hilary Osborne, Jill Treanor, Terry Macalister, The guardian
DescriptionArtist has labelled digital image 3558 200913 bumbubble
Subjectsbottom
bubbles
housing
price rises
hot-air balloons
Chancellor of the Exchequer
Copyright contact detailsbelltoons@ntworld.com www.belltoons.co.uk
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