This makes interesting reading for those involved in housing delivery.
Conducted by market and social research arm of Newgate Communications - polls planning committee members across England on a range of housing-related concerns.
- 62% of councillors believe the UK’s housing crisis is getting worse.
- 40% said that they had voted against the recommendation between 3-5 times in the past 12 months.
- Strength of community opposition to new homes is also seen as a growing challenge to delivery. Last year, this was considered an issue by just 18% of councillors; this year that has increased to 41%.
Read the full article here.
Source; May 2019 Newgate Communications.