England & Wales Housing and planning

Starter Homes: the housing scheme that never started

Summary

According to the Commons public accounts committee the government wasted five years and nearly £200 million on the Starter Homes scheme, only to quietly drop it in favour of another programme for first-time buyers.

Please sign in to read this content

This content is exclusively for LGIU members. If you are a councillor or employee at a council or organisation that holds an LGIU membership then you are a member. If you have signed up on the website already then please login to your account to read this page. If you don’t have a website account yet then set one up now.

Sign in or set up an account