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Robert Jenrick has announced that £1 billion will provided to SME house builders in order to unlock construction potential. According to Housing Minister Esther McVey, since the financial crash in 2008, there are only 1,737 SME builders in England, a figure that the scheme looks to increase.
The month of January brought with it confirmation of the Government’s preferred route for the central section of the proposed East West Rail (EWR) between Oxford and Cambridge.
The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) published a consultation on proposals for its new “First Homes” scheme last Friday. Here are ten things worth knowing about the proposals.
Oxfordshire County Council has agreed to take over the preparation of the troubled South Oxfordshire Local Plan (“the Plan”), saying it will do so if asked by central government and subject to satisfactory assurances being received in relation to the recovery of its costs.
After more than a decade of decline, the proportion of young people in home ownership has risen, according to the English Housing Survey published by the government.
Planning permission granted to Darrington Quarries Limited by North Yorkshire County Council for expansion of a magnesium limestone extraction in Green Belt land near Tadcaster was challenged by a judicial review.