Was the Spending Review a good deal for Britain’s struggling households?

People struggling to pay their rent or mortgage or to get on the housing ladder may not all have followed the Spending Review or today’s infrastructure announcement, but undoubtedly it will have an influence on their future housing prospects.

Today’s statement did little to help those trapped renting and dreaming of home ownership and was a further cut to affordable housing that is desperately needed. For housing investment, it was an opportunity missed. The annual spend on affordable housing grant … Read more