Information on poverty by household tenure and the impact of housing costs on poverty for different groups of people is available here:
Poverty tables (latest addition July 2019)
Shifting the curve – This report from the Independent Advisor on Poverty and Inequality contains discussion and recommendations on housing affordability for low income households. The report is available here:
Shifting the Curve (published January 2016)
Welfare reform has affected low income households and landlords. These include changes to Local Housing Allowance, the removal of the spare room subsidy, a cap on household benefits and the introduction of Universal Credit.
Research and analysis considering the impact of changes to welfare reform affecting housing are available here:
Housing and Welfare reform