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We asked you to share your thoughts on what we can do to make sure that everyone in your community is able to have a place to call home. We'll use these thoughts, suggestions and ideas to help develop our plans to make a genuine difference to society.

Take a look at these suggestions from other members and let us know if you think they are areas that Nationwide could have a big impact on.

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Suggested by Peppa Pig

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​Shorthold tenancies are OK for furnished accommodation, but many people have to make their home in unfurnished rented accommodation...

Suggested by Ladybird

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As well as affordable housing we need to be building sustainable housing that means not only energy efficient but eventually zero carbon.

Suggested by A civil engineer

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Lobby the government regarding council home building...

Suggested by Margot

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​I think the society could do more to help older people who are members likely to have money in low interest paying accounts...

Suggested by Charlieb

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​This is closely related to housing as building more homes need to add to the value and harmony in the neighbourhood...

Suggested by Stronger Neighbourhoods

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Many elderly people living in 3 or 4 bedroom houses would love to downsize...

Suggested by Hadrian

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​There are two branches near where I live and parking is very difficult...

Suggested by Brian

Yes (4) - No (1)

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It would be nice to see Nationwide consider the option of part purchase of elderly peoples homes...

Suggested by Micks49

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Increase the available housing stock by ensuring all councils charge the maximum...

Suggested by Baronial

Yes (3) - No (1)

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Please do not close any of your Branches down...

Suggested by Margaret

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Loneliness with an ageing population, more an more people are living alone...

Suggested by Columba in Bexhill

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How about banking staff going into schools...

Suggested by Alison

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Living in Peterborough I am Chair of Peterborough Women's Aid...

Suggested by Val Dillon

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There needs to be a new build social housing drive for public rent...

Suggested by Dorothy

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​As someone who previously owned my own home but had to sell due to the breakdown of my relationship I find it very disheartening to not be able to get back on the property ladder...

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I think that Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME/FMA (Fibromyalgia) charities should benefit from Nationwide's 'Good Causes' schemes...

Suggested by tiredchris

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​Both my husband and my mother enjoyed freedom from financial hardship by taking out equity releases...

Suggested by Sue

Yes (93) - No (9)

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​I am having to rent privately and would like a way out...

Suggested by Amanda

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Successive governments have failed the people of this country by selling off council housing and not replacing it...

Suggested by Dave Esbester

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