Jenrick confirms relaxed rules to boost housing provision via upwards extensions and office demolitions

Housing secretary Robert Jenrick today announced that the government will push ahead with controversial plans to ease planning rules to allow upwards extensions of properties and the demolition of commercial buildings to make way for new homes.

by John Geoghegan and Colin Marrs
Housing secretary Robert Jenrick (pic: Getty)
Housing secretary Robert Jenrick (pic: Getty)

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