Housing an Ageing Population (England)

This House of Commons Library briefing paper discusses the challenges around providing housing for older people in the midst of both a growing population and a still recovering housing market. It covers issues around housing stock; adaptations; retirement housing and asset release.…

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Briefing for the 2015 UK Youth Parliament Westminster sitting

This briefing provides background information on the ten topics that may be considered by Members of Youth Parliament (MYPs) at the November’s Westminster sitting.…

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2014 Consultation on Starter Homes for Young First-Time Buyers

This research briefing provides detail on the Starter Homes scheme, launched in February 2015 and aimed exclusively at first-time buyers under 40 years of age. It covers the scheme’s background as well as the consultation process it undertook in December 2014 along with the Government’s response. Finally, it provides a summary of progress on the scheme to date.…

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