Wednesday, October 6, 2010
Supply and demand
Thousands of affordable homes planned for the West will not now be built, sparking a housing crisis across the region. That was the warning from housing associations last night, frustrated that the scrapping of Government targets for new homes has hit the building of affordable housing for the poorest in society the hardest. It comes as new figures reveal 1,300 planned new homes have been axed every day since the general election in May.