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Exclusive: Builders use red-tape reforms to duck deals on affordable homes

See on Scoop.it – Cowboy Builders Exclusive: Builders use red-tape reforms to duck deals on affordable homes. Developers are using a new law intended to cut bureaucracy and kick-start the economy to challenge their obligation to contribute to the building of affordable new homes. Figures seen by The Independent show that the Planning Inspectorate is considering 10 appeals lodged by house builders which aim to cut or eliminate planning restrictions by claiming they would make schemes unviable. It comes amid a rebellion by [...]

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