Monthly Archives: September 2013

Building on brownfield sites could be the ideal solution to avert a housing crisis

An article in yesterday’s Independent, ‘What is the solution? Build more homes on brownfield sites’ (www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/lets-build-more-homes-on-brownfield-sites-8817973.html) highlighted the extent of the UK’s housing crisis, with supply failing to keep up with the needs of Britain’s growing population. Last year the Department for Communities and Local Government issued figures for England suggesting that of the 62,000 […]