Affluent households paying an average of £21,000 more for houses near top state schools

studentA recent study carried out by Lloyds banking group has shown that affluent parents are prepared to pay on average £21,000 more than the average house price in bordering neighbourhoods for the privilege of living within the same postcode as a top 30 state school. This certainty is ominously indicative of the direction the gap between the wealthy and the deprived could be moving in.

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