The Environment Bill 2019-21 has completed it Committee Stage in the House of Commons. This paper is a summary of what happened in the Committee and how the Bill has changed. It considers key Government and Opposition amendments. It is prepared in advance of the Bill's next stages (Report and Third Reading) scheduled for 26 January 2021.
Housing statistics on building, stock, prices, rents, homelessness and repossessions are available for each constituent country of the UK.
Key Issues for the 2015 Parliament: Housing: Where will we live?
Private Rented Sector
The Government announced plans to tackle the growing problem of newly built houses being sold as leasehold rather than freehold and to limit ground rents on newly created lease agreements
Housing market: Data on house prices, mortgage approvals and house-building.