Former housing ministers call for stronger strategic planning

Former housing ministers call for stronger strategic planning

A commission, established by Lloyds Banking Group and co-chaired by two former Tory and Labour housing ministers, has called for 'democratically-led long-term strategic planning' to boost housing delivery.

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