British Housing Secrets Revealed: How Long Do Brits Really Stay In Their Homes? 🏠🇬🇧
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British Housing Secrets Revealed: How Long Do Brits Really Stay in Their Homes? | Cooke & Co

British Housing Secrets Revealed:

How Long Do Brits Really Stay in Their Homes? 

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Let's delve into the fascinating world of British housing trends and statistics. Have you ever wondered how long the average Brit stays in their home? Our infographic reveals some eye-opening statistics!

Breaking Down the Numbers

Those in private rented accommodation stop for the least amount of time, at an average of 4.3 years. People buying a home with a mortgage tend to stay an average of 9.2 years.

In social rented homes (council housing or housing association properties), people tend to remain for an average of 12.2 years. Finally, those homeowners who have paid off their mortgage stay the longest, at 23.2 years!

Are There Any Surprises?

Do any of these statistics surprise you? How does your own living situation compare? Have you moved more or less frequently than the national average?

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Grab a cuppa and take a moment to reflect on these housing trends – you might be surprised!

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