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Crime and Property Prices

Steve  Gibbons,  October 2003
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Steve Gibbons uses Metropolitan Police figures for reported crime to show that vandalism and graffiti have a significant impact on house values, but burglary and violent crime levels in an area do not.

CentrePiece 8 (3) Autumn2003 pages: 16-19

This article is an edited version of 'The Costs of Urban Property Crime', CEP Discussion Paper No. 574, June 2003