New houses from parliament

Updated 6:48 AM ET, Wed March 4, 2015
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An artist's rendering of the UK Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, transformed to accommodate social housing units. Courtesy Generation Rent
Campaign group Generation Rent are proposing moving politicians out of Westminster to create new homes that will ease London's housing problems. Courtesy Generation Rent
Generation Rent's proposals would see parliament moved to the city of Hull, northern England, where rental property is the cheapest in the UK. Courtesy Generation Rent
The entrance to Westminster underground station in London. The plush borough is one of the most expensive in the UK capital for buying and renting property. Dan Calliste/getty images/file
The current structure, featuring the House of Commons and the House of Lords, was built in Westminster on the ashes of the old parliament which was destroyed by fire in 1834. CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images