The Big Conversation
During The Big Conversation: Helping Britain Recover we heard from a range of housing practitioners and experts in three events focused on Yorkshire and the Humber, the South East of England and London. What emerged was a common view of specific problems and potential solutions, in particular the central importance of long-term policy certainty from government.
- Conversations centred on the shortage of affordable housing in the UK, which is making home ownership an unrealistic prospect for many individuals and families.
- A scarcity of specialist skills was also highlighted as an issue holding the industry back