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Government must provide clear criteria for the siting of new housing to ensure developments meet wider societal objectives around improving air quality, encouraging healthy living and creating inclusive environments.
Future housing developments must focus more on creating ‘healthy’ places to live that encourage walking and cycling, according to a report published today.
There needs to be a level playing field in tax terms
The latest quarterly ONS figures for construction new orders released today show that construction orders in Q1 were 3.6 per cent lower than the same quarter one year ago and new orders for housing were 21 per cent lower than a year earlier. However, there were some positive signs in some sectors.