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Housing Is Job Number 1 for London's Next Mayor

Scarcity has turned the city into a tough (and expensive) place to live.

Density.

Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

The bookies and polls called it correctly. Londoners chose the son of Pakistani immigrants as their next mayor over the Eton-educated heir to a family fortune. Now it will be up to Mayor Sadiq Khan to fulfill his promise to address the greatest source of London's growing inequality: the city's housing crisis.

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