Housing Voice - The affordable homes alliance

Housing Voice’s Affordable Homes Crisis Inquiry is supported by:








Housing Voice The Affordable Homes Alliance


Housing Voice is the campaign alliance established in 2011 to champion the need for more affordable homes to buy or rent.

With the shortfall in housing projected to be 750,000 by 2025, the average house price more than 8 times the average salary, more than one 1.8 million households on waiting lists, the average age of a first time buyer being 37 and rents in the private rented sector continuing to grow faster than incomes in many parts of the country, NOW is the time for a new approach.

Housing Voice ReportTo have or have not? Taking responsibility for tomorrow’s affordable homes today, 12 September 2012 - READ THE FINAL INQUIRY REPORT HERE


National Inquiry into the Affordable Homes Crisis

Housing Voice launched an Affordable Homes Crisis Inquiry in 2011 which is supported by Citizens Advice, CDS Co-operatives, Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG), National Union of Students (NUS), Sitra – the charity for supported people, TPAS, TUC and UNISON.

Lord Larry Whitty is the chair of the Housing Voice Affordable Homes Crisis Inquiry and secretariat support is provided by Connect Communications.

Housing Voice heard from:

We hope that our report and its recommendations will be taken forwrad by government and policy makers and help to tackle the affordable housing crisis now and for future generations.

The Minister, Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP, and the Opposition Housing Minister Jack Dromey MP as well as the Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group, Stephen Gilbert MP, have been invited to welcome the report at its launch.

Housing Voice Report





Click here to READ THE VOLUME OF EVIDENCE, VOLUME II of the Affordable Homes Crisis Independent Inquiry - the volume includes written evidence and oral heard and recorded.