Housing: It’s the UK’s biggest crisis – so are we making progress?
Time: 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Date: 28 November
Theatre: LIVE 2017
The industry needs to build an estimated 200,000 homes a year to meet demand, around 70,000 more than the current average. Meanwhile, an affordability crisis has seen the average price of first time homes rise by 12% over the past year. In response, the industry is investing in offsite technologies and private rented accommodation, while the government has promised a new generation of council house building. But how much progress is being made?
- Michael Dall Lead Economist - Barbour ABI