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Building more new houses is the only way to stabilise house prices

Does anyone out there read Country Life? Well, not so much read it as gaze in awe at its 120 pages of full colour advertisements for manor houses, castles and cottages that are as out of reach for most people as a holiday in an orbiting spacecraft.

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