Tuesday, Dec 19, 2006

National housing federation comments on shared ownership

Firstrung: Shared equity not the only answer to housing crisis - National Housing Federation

Responding to Chancellor Gordon Brown's Pre-Budget Report, David Orr, chief executive, National Housing Federation, said on new housing and shared equity schemes: "The Chancellor has signalled his intention to increase the supply of much needed affordable housing. Now he must act. "With 1.5 million people on housing waiting lists, the Government must increase investment in affordable rented homes as well as shared equity schemes. "Shared equity schemes alone will not end the housing misery of millions of people on moderate and low incomes. "The National Housing Federation is calling for 150,000 new affordable rented homes and 60,000 new low cost ownership homes in the Comprehensive Spending Review 2007."

Posted by converted lurker @ 11:31 AM (740 views)
Add Comment
Report Article

1 Comment

1. This comment has been removed as it was found to be in breach of our Blog Policies.

 

Add comment

  • If you do not have an admin password leave the password field blank.
  • If you would like to request a password allowing you to add comments and blog news articles without needing each one approved manually, send an e-mail to the webmaster.
  • Your email address is required so we can verify that the comment is genuine. It will not be posted anywhere on the site, will be stored confidentially by us and never given out to any third party.
  • Please note that any viewpoints published here as comments are user's views and not the views of HousePriceCrash.co.uk.
  • Please adhere to the Guidelines
Username  
Admin Password
Email Address
Comments

Main Blog | Archive | Add Article | Blog Policies