The Housing Delivery Test was introduced in the summer of 2018 with the explicit aim of boosting the supply of new homes. This post explains how it intends to do that - and how well it is working so far.
The housing crisis could be solved so long as we can find a way to push down land values, right? As attractive as that may sound, it gets the problem backwards - we explain why and what that means for policy,
What is land banking? How could it be affecting the housing crisis? And does it really happen? Paul Smith, managing director of The Strategic Land Group, explains in this article for Building Magazine.