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Review of local authorities’ role in housing supply

Dr Tim Brown, on behalf of CCHR and the project team contributed to the Review of local authorities’ role in housing supply.  The submission is available to download from this link. Tweet

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Independent Commission on Local Government Finance

Dr Tim Brown, on behalf of CCHR and the project team has submitted evidence to the Independent Commission on Local Government Finance.  The submission is available to download from this link. Tweet

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City Growth Commission

Dr Tim Brown on behalf of CCHR and the project team, submitted evidence to the RSA  City Growth Commission. All evidence submitted to the commission has been published and is available from this link.   Tweet

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Research Report Launch

The CIH launched a report today on Low Income Housing Tax Credits.  The new research was undertaken by UK housing association development director Vic O’Brien.  Dr Tim Brown attended the event. The report is available to download from this link. The … Continue reading

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ENHR Conference

Professor Jo Richardson and Professor Michael Oxley presented a paper at the ENHR 2014 Conference, Housing Finance workshop, entitled ‘Boosting affordable UK housing supply through conditional object incentives: can comparative studies and knowledge exchange help us learn the lessons?’ A copy of … Continue reading

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Tax Reliefs Report

The Public Accounts Committee’s Third Report of Session 2014-15 includes evidence of the review on tax reliefs. Tweet

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Funding Housing and Local Growth

New pamphlet published by The Smith Institute on ‘Funding Housing and Local Growth’, available from available from this link.  It calls for tax reforms and a national investment bank. Summary “How are we to double our rate of house building without … Continue reading

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Making local economies matter

The Smith Institute has published its research, funded by Places for People, on ‘Making Local Economies Matter’.  The report is available from this link. SUMMARY Making local economies matter: a review if policy lessons from the Regional Development Agencies and … Continue reading

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Let’s House Britain

David Cowans, Chief Executive at Places for People, took part in a seminar of expects to launch the report, published by Legal and General, called ‘Let’s House Britain’. The report is available from this link. Tweet

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KPMG and Shelter Report

New research published today by KPMG and Shelter calling for more house building. The report is available from this link. Tweet

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