Sparking a housing revolution
A review of house building has called for changes to the current system to ensure new homes are built faster to help meet government housing targets.
The aim is to boost the number built across the UK from 220,000 a year to 300,000. And for that to happen the government says the rate of building on major sites has to accelerate.
It commissioned Sir Oliver Letwin to look at the issue. And his study, published last month, claims developers are slowing the system down by limiting the number of new built homes that are released for ... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...