Published: 10th May 2019

Homes England has bought 250 acres of land in Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire as part of a scheme to build 3,000 new homes. The acquisition will see Homes England working with another land owner, CWC and Rushcliffe Borough Council on a project that will also 100,000 square metres of employment space over the next 10 years. The site has been acquired through the government’s £1.3 billion Land Assembly Fund, which is used to acquire land needing work to get it ready for the market. ‘This Government is on an urgent mission to deliver 300,000 new homes a year by the mid-2020s, helping a new generation to realise the dream of home ownership,’ said housing minister, Kit Malthouse. ‘Our £1.3 billion Land Assembly Fund is supporting more than 3,000 new homes in Rushcliffe but it is also about building a community, with new space for culture and commerce – as we create a … (To read the full article, subscribe below)