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Garden towns cash boost won’t solve housing problem, say experts

The government's cash boost for the garden town initiative is a step in the right directio...

  • Oct 05, 2017
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Government kicks off consultation to tackle ‘unfair and unreasonable’ leasehold abuses

In a comprehensive bid to clampdown on rogue leasehold terms set by new home builders, the...

  • Jul 25, 2017
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New-build construction up by a fifth

The number of new-build houses built in the first quarter was up 21% year on year, latest ...

  • May 25, 2017
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Rogue landlords found ripping off vulnerable retirees

Unscrupulous leasehold landlords are collecting sky-high fees from older people living in ...

  • Mar 31, 2017
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Help to Buy sees most popular quarter

The last three months of 2016 were the most successful for the Help to buy equity loan sch...

  • Mar 30, 2017
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Help to Buy equity loan helps just one in 10 London buyers

The government’s Help to Buy equity loan scheme has helped just one in 10 consumers betw...

  • Feb 15, 2017
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Bank house purchase approvals drop 10% YoY in October

Banks approved 10% fewer mortgages for house purchasing in October compared to the previou...

  • Nov 24, 2016
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Govt to tighten licensing requirements for HMOs

The government plans to tighten licensing requirements for landlords of shared accommodati...

  • Oct 18, 2016
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Industry urges govt to reform housing after ‘modest’ 7% growth

Latest figures indicating a 7% rise in new completions in England were not enough to ease ...

  • Aug 25, 2016
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Housebuilding falls 9% in Q1 amid calls for government intervention

Housebuilding completions in England fell in the quarter to March, while the number of hou...

  • May 27, 2016
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