To meet the needs of those families ‘just managing’, the Government must free up local authorities to take more decisions on how and where housing can be delivered. In this report we argue that only by affording local authorities greater flexibility around finance and land can the Prime Minister hope to achieve the million new […]
A whole generation is being locked out of the housing market. Rising house prices, cost of living increases, stagnant wages, depressed housing supply and tighter lending criteria are all contributing to the creation of a generation of renters, for whom the dream of homeownership remains just that, a fantasy. This white paper is focused on […]
Localis have launched a major new report that explores the future of LEPs in the next parliament.
Localis publishes a report with the South East Local Enterprise Partnership on the barriers and solutions to housing growth.
Localis has launched its latest pamphlet ‘Making the Most of Public Land’, as part of a major research project.
We issue a national call for evidence to gather opinions on the current state of relations between utility providers and developers, with the objective of promoting growth.
Localis has published a new report which looks at barriers to growth and how greater local freedoms could remove them.
Localis’ Alex Thomson provided a contribution to a report published by Insight PA, which considers the state of local enterprise partnerships and what the future may hold for them.
Localis has published an essay making the case for localising transport functions to promote growth.
Localis’ Alex Thomson provided a contribution to a collection of essays published by the County Councils Network which considers the opportunities for driving economic growth outside London and major cities.