UK Housing Review 2017
DescriptionBy Steve Wilcox, John Perry, Mark Stephens and Peter Williams
The 2017 and 25th anniversary edition of the UK Housing Review features over 200 charts and tables including data on:
- Homelessness and lettings
- Housing investment by councils
- Housing stock and conditions housing associations and private investors
- Housing characteristics and incomes
- Subsidies, tax relief and benefits
- House prices and market trends
- Public expenditure plans
- Rents and revenue spending
- UK and international economic trends
Commentary chapters in this year’s Review include analysis of recent trends in UK housing markets and in housing needs, as well as of housing provision and public expenditure on housing and the government’s current plans. There are also chapters on the consequences of Brexit, housing in Europe, the effects of welfare reform across the UK, and a reflection by Steve Wilcox on issues arising during the 25 years of the Review.
The UK Housing Review continues to be the prime source for all concerned with housing policy and finance.
‘For 25 years the UKHR has held a mirror up to government policy. A copy is always on our desk.’ David Montague, London & Quadrant.
'A brilliant publication, full of really useful and interesting stuff.' Lord Richard Best.
‘I couldn’t have built my databases without the UK Housing Review. Superb for adding context, it’s a goldmine: I’ve often found its sheer range and combination of data triggers new ideas and perspectives.’ Rob Cowley, data editor of Social Housing magazine.
Financial support for the Review has been received from Clarion, Council of Mortgage Lenders, Crisis, HouseMark, Housing Studies Association, Housing Studies Charitable Trust, London & Quadrant, the Northern Ireland Housing Executive, Orbit Group, the Scottish Government, Southern Housing Group and the Welsh Government.