A fundamental principle of sustainable communities is that everyone should have the opportunity of a decent home at a price they can afford, in a place in which they want to live and work. The Deputy Prime Ministerís five-year plan Sustainable Communities: Homes for All, published in January 2005 sets out how ODPM will do this. Read more about Housing...
In this section
This section contains further information about how the Housing Act 2004 will reform the housing market as well as guidance for social housing tenants and private tenants on their rights, responsibilities and of how they may participate in their community. Housing finance and management topics are provided for housing practitioners, Local Housing Authorities and Registered Social Landlords.
The Government's response (published 5 December 2005) to Kate Barker's Review will make housing more affordable for the next generation so that young families can afford a home of their own in the future. Includes supporting research, case studies and factsheets.