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.. POS has issued an initial response to the Chancellor's recent budget.
POS considers there are a number of key issues of planning interest >> read more
John Silvester, Society Spokesperson, said " A shortage of affordable mortgages remains the biggest constraint on housing supply, something the government now seems to understand and is looking to address. I am not convinced, however, that further tinkering with the use classes will achieve any fundamental increases in housing supply, but rather could create some unsustainable housing locations. The government's attempts to stimulate activity are welcomed, but we should be wary about getting the planning details right."