Letter: This Government is failing to deliver on affordable housing and people are suffering

Under the Conservatives, the number of new social rented homes has fallen by over 80 per cent. We now build 27,000 less social housing each year than we did a decade ago.
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Over 190,000 homes in England have been lost since the Tories came to power in 2010, a number equivalent to all the homes in a big city.

The Tories have failed to build enough affordable and social homes, meaning safe, secure, affordable housing is no longer the foundation on which people can rely. Developers are also all too often able to wriggle out of their commitments on social and affordable housing in new developments.

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We desperately need a boost in affordable homes with social and council housing at the core of a plan for secure housing.

"We desperately need a boost in affordable homes with social and council housing at the core of a plan for secure housing", says a reader."We desperately need a boost in affordable homes with social and council housing at the core of a plan for secure housing", says a reader.
"We desperately need a boost in affordable homes with social and council housing at the core of a plan for secure housing", says a reader.

This government is failing to deliver and people are suffering.

K. Stone

By email

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