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Esmée’s social investment in YMCA’s plug & play factory-built housing scheme welcomes first tenants

10 September 2015
  • Homelessness
  • Poverty Relief
  • Social Mobility

In providing a £500,000 secured loan, Esmée Fairbairn Foundation is one of four social investors to invest in the YMCA London South West innovative housing concept Y:Cube, designed to help tackle the housing crisis by offering affordable...

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