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Only 990 social rented homes completed under Homes England programmes 21/06/2018 Labelled as Development

Affordable homes delivered through Homes England programmes are funded by central government. The funding is administered by Homes England to fund private registered providers, house builders, community groups and local authorities to deliver affordable homes.


In total 33,741 homes were completed in England through programmes managed by Homes England (excluding London except those administered by Homes England on behalf of the Greater London Authority) of which 77% (25,841) were defined as affordable homes - including affordable rent, social rent, intermediate rent and affordable home ownership such as shared ownership and rent to buy. 


Latest housing statistics from Homes England reveal that of the 25,841 affordable homes delivered through programmes managed by Homes England and completed in 2017-18, only 990 were provided for social rent.


19,763 homes completed in 2017-18 were for Affordable Rent (Rents of up to 80% of the local Market Rent).


There were 42,652 starts on site in 2017-18 through programmes managed by Homes England but only 3% of these (1,409) were homes for social rent - although this is an increase of 459 on the 950 social rented homes started in 2016-17.


17,159 homes for Affordable Rent (Up to 80% of the Market Rent) were started in 2017-18 - a decrease of 22% on the 22,113 homes started in 2016-17.


Click here for a copy of the full Homes England Housing Statistics 1 April 207-31 March 2018.

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