Tell you what I want (and why we won’t get it)
We have strongly held views about housing - but we won’t pull the trigger. So nothing gets done
We want social housing (but please don’t build it next to me). Seriously, without more social housing we are on a road to nowhere (but don’t do like they do in other countries where this is achieved through a national levy, because although it works we don’t like paying more tax).
We need more homes (and despite knowing this we will object to any development of size or scale...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine
Private rental sector remains strong despite Covid-19
Demand continues to outstrip supply in both residential and PRS markets, while developers adapt new build designs to take the pandemic into account
How the programme for government will shape housing
Several strategic changes offer an opportunity for positive reform of planning and development
Comment: US must defuse Covid-19’s ticking time bomb of debt
The United States cannot defeat the pandemic like a military foe but it can learn from looking back at its post-war economic recovery