In 2011, Sarah White and her husband moved into a one-bedroom flat in East London.


Advertised through the government’s Shared Ownership scheme, the property offered an opportunity to gain a foothold on the capital’s notoriously steep housing ladder. Ten years on, it’s a step the couple deeply regrets taking.


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