Revision to method of assessing housing need: the sector reacts

Earlier this week, the government announced it is to retain its existing standard method for calculating housing need, including its reliance on the 2014-based household projections, but also that it will add a new "cities and urban centres uplift" of 35 per cent for England's 20 biggest cities and towns. The sector has been giving its verdict.

by Michael Donnelly
New homes: proposed new standard method axed
New homes: proposed new standard method axed

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