Private Sector Rented Housing
Ed Miliband has established a commission to examine how to speed up compulsory purchase procedures and identify sites for new towns.
The government has launched the second round of its Build to Let scheme to encourage the building of homes for private rent.
The government is planning to tweak regeneration funding to reduce the financial incentives to demolish housing.
Notting Hill Housing Group has been given a £45 million loan to create a £90 million private sector rented portfolio.
Housing associations, private developers and a local asset backed vehicle are among the winners of a £1 billion government fund to support private sector rental housebuilding.
The government's housing watchdog has published a consultation on regulating the housing association sector, which could ringfence social housing from riskier activities.
Chancellor George Osborne has increased funding to provide private sector rented housing from £200 million to £1 billion.
The Homes and Communities Agency has appointed a private sector infrastructure expert as its new chief executive.
The man charged with reporting on how to increase institutional investment in the private rented sector has questioned the necessity for the new housing guarantees scheme.
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has launched a commission to recommend ways of increasing housebuilding levels.
Private Sector Rented Housing Intelligence
The prospectus for bids to the £4 million second round Build to Rent fund, aimed at increasing investment in the new build private rented sector.
The prospectus for bids to the £7 million first round Build to Rent fund, aimed at increasing investment in the new build private rented sector.
A note from the credit ratings agency warning that housing associations moving into homes sales are a bigger risk than those which stick with traditional social lettings.
An overview of the property market and economic conditions.
A mid-term report on the performance of the coalition government in relation to housing policy and delivery.
This report summarises the results of Sir Adrian Montague's review of the barriers to institutional investment in private rented homes, which examined how best to encourage greater investment in rental properties and sought to explore the factors that might encourage institutions to invest in new homes for rent.
An overview of the UK housing market including analysis of housing starts and government policy.
New guidance making it easier for housing associations to dispose of vacant housing and surplus land.
Results of a survey of housebuilders garnering views on the UK housing market
Accelerating the release of public sector land for development: Main Findings from the 2012 data collection from NHS trusts
Updated list of surplus sites within the NHS in England.
Research on the likeliest property hotspots in London over the coming decade
This plan sets out how the Homes and Communities Agency intends to use its landholdings to support the development of homes and employment floorspace and construction activity in support of local priorities.
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