The Amount Of Abandoned Homes In The UK Will Make You Weep For All That Rent You're Paying

Pour one out for 'Generation Rent'

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As we're sure you've probably noticed, it's quite tricky to own a house at the moment. Quite tricky indeed. So you'll be thrilled to hear that there are currently 200,000 homes with a total value of £43billion are sitting abandoned in the U.K.

Two. Hundred. Thousand. Forty. Three. Billion. Pounds. What. The. F**k.

SEE ALSO: How It Feels To Be Part Of 'Generation Rent'

Who can we blame for this? Was it George Osborne? We bet George Osborne had a hand in this.

George Osborne
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Where are the keys hidden, George? TELL US WHERE THE KEYS ARE HIDDEN!!!
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According to a report by The Guardian, in London there were 19,845 homes sitting empty for more than six months in 2016, which amounted to £9.4billion worth of property, with the average house price in the capital an entirely, totally, very reasonable £474,704.

Outside of our great capital, Birmingham was the worst affected city, with 4,397 empty homes worth an estimated £956million, followed by Bradford and Liverpool.

Happy Friday! How's the house share going?