Empty homes are symptomatic of the overall collapse of our economic development model
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Housing can be a regenerative force, if government intervenes in the market
Adding a ‘garden’ label to developments is not enough
Twenty-three homes at St Clement’s will be priced according to average local earnings rather than full market value
Local government needs to align its policies and processes
There is little point building new housing that is unaffordable to those most in need.
Leeds Community Homes has launched its first community share offer
There is no other city in the UK which has the experience that Liverpool has, now over two generations, of making things happen in housing.
The Smith Institute’s report on the future of community-led housing argues that the sector has huge potential and is trailblazing in terms of sustainability and place-making, but that growth will be evolutionary rather than revolutionary.
What if we were to create a new ‘Right to Regenerate’ for estates, which would give communities the power to propose, vote on and own new development of their estates?