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Posted: 18th April
By: rlf

Brownfield land and affordable housing

The government has announced that 73 councils across England are to trial ‘brownfield registers’, which will grant planning permission ‘in principle’ for homes to be built on derelict and underused land. Will this help solve the affordable housing dilemma?

The registers will provide up-to-date information on all brownfield sites available for housing in the local area and, in theory, will help house builde...