70% Drop In Margate Council Houses In The Last 40 Years
• In 1981, 17.2% of properties in Margate (and the Thanet District as a whole) were council houses. Today, that figure stands at 5.1%, a proportional drop of 70%.
• Why has the number of council houses dropped so much in those 40 years?
• How has that changed the dynamics of the Margate property market in those 40 years?