Oddly the facts are at variance with this:
'Nearly half a million immigrants have been given taxpayer-funded homes over the past decade. The revelation comes as the number of families on the waiting list for social housing hits a record 1.8million.
Of the four million migrants who arrived between 2001 and 2011, 469,843 were allocated council or housing association properties.
New figures reveal 469,843 of the 4million migrants who arrived in the UK between 2001 and 2011 were given council homes.
Around 1.2million foreigners now live in social housing – one in eight of the total. In London the figure is thought to be as high as one in five. '
Read more: at The Mail , definitely not on the pro-immigration BBC.