20 August 2023
The Taskforce, set up by Government and chaired by Professor Julienne Meyer, held its inaugural meeting on 17th May 2023 and will run for up to a year. It is tasked with exploring how the range of housing options available to older people in England can be expanded, and making recommendations to Ministers Rachel Maclean (Housing) and Helen Whatley (Care). An interim report is expected during September 2023.
19 January 2023
Reports by the APPG on Housing and Care for Older People and the Retirement Housing Group focus respectively on increasing demand by addressing affordability and increasing supply through updates to the planning system
18 December 2022
It was a busy year for data collection as we worked to update our information on new-build housing completions delayed from 2020-21, as well as to capture as much as we could of pipeline data for schemes likely to complete in 2023-25.
23 July 2022
Shared ownership is a tenure more familiar to younger people, as a way of getting a foot on the home-ownership ladder by buying a share in a property and paying rent on the share they don’t own.