Hundreds of social homes being fast-tracked are at risk of lapsing back into the private market, the Business Post can reveal.
Developers are required to provide at least 10 per cent of all new homes constructed to local authorities for social housing.
The state’s housing policy encourages county councils to acquire these homes, but research by the Business Post has shown that several local authorities have agreed to lease the properties instead.
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