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Affordable housing saving rural services

Affordable housing saving rural services

08 December 2017

The crisis is characterised differently across the country, and that is no exception for rural areas.

Shelter

Homelessness in Britain in 2017

30 November 2017

Homelessness is not inevitable but remains an all too persistent problem in Britain in 2017.

Priced Out? Affordable Housing in England

Priced Out? Affordable Housing in England

16 November 2017

A number of recommendations are put forward set around a stronger approach to affordable housing at a national level

UK residential development land

UK residential development land

17 October 2017

Housing associations, along with small and medium-sized housebuilders, are providing greater diversity to the traditional range of land buyers.

Stepping Up! - HBF Report

Stepping Up! - HBF Report

29 September 2017

New homes, new homeowners and more employment: The benefits of the help to buy equity loan scheme

New approach to local housing needs

New approach to local housing need

21 September 2017

The long awaited consultation could mean the end of tedious debates on housing need at examinations and appeals, but it also raises new questions

The economic benefit of better housing

The economic benefit of better housing

20 June 2017

Failure to create homes and amenities in the places where people want to live and work has the potential to threaten our nation’s competitiveness.

Planning to solve the housing crisis

Planning to solve the housing crisis

13 June 2017

Planning must play a larger role in supporting economic growth... we need to deliver more consents where need is greatest to improve affordability.

The Role of Land Promoters in the Housing Industry

The Role of Land Promoters in the Housing Industry

09 May 2017

This research paper seeks to explore the role that land promoters play in delivering homes.

Insight Focus

Insight Focus - Housing Delivery Test

26 April 2017

As the Government is keen to speed up plan making and housing delivery, what will the new housing delivery test mean for councils across the country?

Building More Homes

Building More Homes

10 March 2017

To address the housing crisis at least 300,000 new homes are needed annually for the foreseeable future. One million homes by 2020 will not be enough.

Planning Permissions and Housing Output

Planning Permissions and Housing Output

27 February 2017

This research report unpacks the relationship between planning permissions and the output of new housing

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