Archive of 30 August 2011
David Orr, NHF chief executive, brands housing market dysfunctional and the preserve of the wealthy.
Campbell Robb, chief executive of housing charity Shelter, urges government to look at ways to get construction going.
Grant Shapps, housing minister, promises to "get Britain building again" via the release of public land and investment in affordable homes.
Cameron, Clegg and Miliband are at the mercy of forces outside their control.