MHCLG announces £8.6bn for 120,000 new affordable homes

The government has announced £8.6 billion of funding for councils, housing associations and private providers to build almost 120,000 new affordable homes, of which about half will be for ownership to help first-time buyers.

by John Geoghegan
Affordable housing. Copyright: Peter Whatley
Affordable housing. Copyright: Peter Whatley

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