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Brexit means we need fewer houses - or does it?
If Brexit means there will be fewer immigrants, does that mean we need to build fewer homes? John Perry, policy adviser at the Chartered Institute of Housing, examines the issues.
Recovery of Capital Grant General Determinations 2017
The Greater London Authority proposes introducing a grant condition in its new funding contracts and has issued a consultation on a new draft Grant Recovery Determination to take this forward.
Labour's National Policy Forum consults on key priorities
A round-up of relevant parliamentary business during the week beginning 20 March 2017.
Gross mortgage lending £18.2 billion in February
Gross mortgage lending reached £18.2 billion in February, down 8% on January and up 1% on February last year.
Market commentary March 2017
Activity levels slowly recover as transactions remain above the 100,000 threshold for the second month in a row. Our estimate of gross lending for February is £18.2 billion.
Statistic of the week
House purchase approvals reached 70,000 in January 2017 - much improved on the low 60,000s figure of summer 2016.Read more...