Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors

LGA Lib Dems: 80,000 COUNCIL HOMES COULD BE LOST BY 2020

Friday, 29th January, 2016

The LGA Lib Dems support Liberal Democrat council groups across England & Wales The LGA Lib Dems support Liberal Democrat council groups across England & Wales

At least 80,000 social rented homes could be lost by 2020 unless councils are given greater powers to build new homes, new analysis from the Local Government Association reveals today.   The LGA estimates this drop in affordable council rented housing would shift spending from bricks to benefits by driving up the housing benefit bill […]