The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.
For most people a home worth over a million pounds ($1.6 million) is nowhere near affordable but that is just how one London flat has been tagged by a housing association in Britain's capital.
from Photographers' Blog:
London, United Kingdom
By Toby Melville
As a Reuters Photographer based in London, an average commute to my first assignment of the day – normally covering either a political or business story in the city centre – would take roughly an hour. That’s 60 minutes, to drive all of 8 miles.