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Rob Warm

Head of Member Relations at the National Housing Federation

Head of Member Relations at the National Housing Federation

Coughing Up £2Billion Shows May Has The Housing Crisis In Her Crosshairs

Someone wittier than I on Twitter pointed out that if Martin Luther King is remembered for 'I had a dream' then the Prime Minister's speech will possibly be remembered as the 'I had a cough' speech. But it will be remembered for something else too. By the end of her speech she had coughed up an extra £2billion for affordable housing.
05/10/2017 11:10 BST

If Housing Supply Had A Facebook Page Then Its Status Would Forever Be 'It's Complicated'

Fundamentally, what we choose to spend our resources on - both as individuals and as a society - tells us a lot about the sort of people we are and the sort of society we aspire to be. The message of the report is very simple. Smarter investment can lead to better outcomes. The case is compelling. Show us the money for genuinely affordable rented homes and housing associations will get on with the job of building them. Maybe it isn't so complicated after all.
20/09/2017 12:07 BST