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Housing: Construction

Volume 505: debated on Wednesday 10 February 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many new (a) affordable homes and (b) homes for social rent have been built in the spending period 2008-11. (316743)

The most recent available information relates to 2008-09 and can be found in Live Table 1009 on the Communities and Local Government website at the following link:

http://www.communities.gov.uk/documents/housing/xls/1406088.xls

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many homes were (a) started and (b) completed by (i) local authorities, (ii) housing associations and (iii) private builders in (A) 2008-09 and (B) 2009-10 to date. (316820)

Information on the number of starts and completions by the tenure of the dwelling, rather than by who built the dwelling, is shown on a quarterly basis in Live Table 213 on the Communities and Local Government website at the following link:

http://www.communities.gov.uk/documents/housing/xls/1387065.xls

The same series is shown on a seasonally adjusted basis in Live Table 222 on the Communities and Local Government website at the following link:

http://www.communities.gov.uk/documents/housing/xls/1387071.xls