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Letwin Review: Expert committee proposed to arbitrate on housing mix

Original article published by www.planningresource.co.uk BUDGET 2018: A new ‘national expert committee’ should be established to provide advice to the communities...
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The authorities whose land supply targets are predicted to be changed by the Housing Delivery Test

Original article published www.planningresource.co.uk Publication of the formal results from the new Housing Delivery Test for local authorities is likely to bring big changes...
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RIBA puts case for greater self build sector support in new report

Original article published by www.NaCSBA.org.uk In response to findings from the Letwin Review, the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has published an analysis of...
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Figures show big increase in numbers signing up for self-build registers

Original article published by www.planningresource.co.uk The number of would-be self-builders seeking plots via councils’ Right to Build registers has almost doubled...
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Budget 2017: Plans to build 300,000 homes a year

Original article authored by propertypriceadvice.co.uk Building 300,000 new homes a year in England would start to make housing more affordable, the government claims. Ahead...
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Judge backs inspector over definition of ‘isolated’

Original article authored by planningresource.co.uk A High Court judge had agreed with a planning inspector that a council used a too restrictive definition of the word...
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Fixing our broken housing market – government white paper

Original article published by labc.co.uk The ‘Fixing our broken housing market’ white paper launched in February 2017 continues in the same hard-hitting fashion...