Construction and development
An in depth look at the development of social and affordable housing, planning rules, section 106 agreements, regeneration and sustainable construction.
Local authorities using self-financing freedoms to fund development
Private landlord claims more opportunities are now available in north
Persimmon has sold 5,000 new homes under the help to buy scheme to date, with 38 per cent more sales completed than this time last year.
Before the reforms to housing revenue accounts, there was speculation about the extent councils would use their powers to build.
As ever the new UK Housing Review offers a mix of authoritative statistics and some fascinating new insights on housing across all tenures.
A year in to Help to Buy, who has it helped and what has the impact been so far?