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View from Westminster - 16 March 2018
Despite a week that included questions to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government, an appearance by MCHLG ministers before the select committee, to be quizzed on departmental priorities and Prime Minister’s Questions, there was little raised directly affecting private renting – a blessed relief, some might say! Together with a statement on building safety from Sajid Javid on Thursday, ... more
Rental tax hikes harming levels of housebuilding - 16 March 2018
A major house builder has blamed recent tax increases on private landlords as a reason it is not increasing housebuilding. Berkeley Group said today that a fall in demand by domestic buy-to-let landlords was one of a number of reasons why it would be 'impossible' to boost housing supply beyond its current plans. It cited, in particular, the decision to restrict <a ... more