A total of 139 former council tenants bought their homes under Right to Buy and resold them within one month, the BBC found.
Housing affordability in the UK was at its highest in 2016 but in 2018 it reached its lowest level in a decade, according to a new study.
Communities across England are set to benefit from a £6 million funding boost to help them build more of the homes that their area needs, it has been announced.
Longhurst Group and Nottingham Community Housing Association (NCHA) will receive £71.7m in extra Government funding to build more affordable homes after being selected by Homes England as strategic partners.
Fewer than 1,000 affordable homes were built on Rural Exception Sites in 2017/18, despite an acute shortage of affordable homes in the countryside.
Labour claim they will be radical, but on housing they stand for the status quo
Think tank calls for scrapping of minimum floor space for micro-homes in London
Micro-homes are one of the answers to the shortage of affordable homes, particularly in London where many first time buyers are priced out of the housing market, according to a think tank report.
Just after a major report pointed out that 3.1 million new social homes are needed in England in the next 20 years to cope with the demand for affordable homes, the Government’s low target has been revealed.
Some £38 million of Government funding is to be spent providing thousands of extra properties for people in London who are in danger of losing their home.
A new residential development on Southport Road, Scarisbrick, is set to bring 40 affordable homes for people living in the local area.
Councils in England have been criticised for using money to invest in the commercial property market when it could be send on providing much needed affordable homes.
Some 80,000 affordable homes have been built in Scotland 2007, with 8,767 delivered in the 12 months to September 2018, a year on year rise of 21%, official figures show
Borough where 11 Grenfell families remain in hotels backs plan for retirement complex including £12m houses
Savills estimates 100,000 new homes a year need to be priced below going market rate
Liverpool City Region is set for a boost of affordable homes as M&Y Maintenance and Construction start work on two new developments.
London needs 66,000 new homes each year but nowhere near enough are being built, particularly when it comes to affordable properties, a new report claims.
The number of affordable home in England in the 2017/2018 financial year jumped to 47,355, an increase of 12% year on year, official figures show.
Shelter says plans create ‘get-out clause’ for developers to avoid providing affordable homes
Luxury block Royal Wharf reverses decision that kept subsidised tenants from its facilities
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