Comment on our latest Policy Platform on housing. “Fizzing with ideas”
Anyone who leaves their house empty for six months or more should face the threat of losing it, ministers said yesterday.
Experts predicted yesterday that the recent heavy snowfall and ice could leave councils patching up more than a million holes this year, with an estimated repair bill of £64million
The biggest council house building programme for decades was ordered by Gordon Brown yesterday
Around 200,000 families have gone on council house waiting lists in the past year, figures will reveal today.
Village life is under threat with moves to relax planning laws to pave the way for the largest development of “affordable” rural homes in a generation
A “Bank of Essex” is to be set up to help small businesses struggling to win investment because of the credit crunch, under plans being examined by the county council.