"The policy environment for delivering affordable new homes is improving, but access to land remains a big barrier"
"Time for a closer association between rents and affordability"
"Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union won’t materially affect demand for affordable housing. But 94% of respondents believe it will reduce capacity in the construction industry"
"Land, mergers and partnerships, and funding are three key factors influencing delivery. So, how prepared is the sector?"
"The proposed revisions to the National Planning Policy Framework pose significant challenges for local authorities, but are unlikely to result in a step-change in housing delivery"
"The sixth annual Savills planning report comes at a crucial juncture, as the first revisions are made to the National Planning Policy Framework since its inception"
"Revisions to the NPPF should produce a system that better responds to market signals, but changes to the plan-making process could have implications for delivery"
"The majority of local authorities now have local plans, but some will require reviews soon"
"Tougher sanctions will force local authorities to meet government targets. But there are loopholes"
"Tasked with ensuring a five year land supply, having a local plan in place and meeting the Housing Delivery Test, many local authorities are struggling to hit their targets"