Planning TV: Delivery Challenge – Speeding up build out

The focus on the rate of delivery of housing on sites that have planning permission has sharpened recently. This was  signalled in the Housing White Paper, 2017 and accelerated by the announcement in January 2018 of a Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) review on this matter, chaired by Sir Oliver Letwin MP. Housing delivery has also been a focus of for the Local Government Association.

Planning TV asked a group of planning experts to come up with creative solutions to get housing delivered on a real site in a town in the south of England with a for permission 200 homes with where build out has slowed and in currently stalled with only a handful of homes built over several years – presenting a bit of planning mystery. Lindsey Richards – Homes England, Anna Rose – Planning Advisory Service and Mary Parsons – Places for People share their insights on how to tackle this problem site and speed up build out.

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Brought to you by Dentons and Citiesmode it draws on the knowledge of a core panel of experts from across the sector, supplemented with special guests hand picked for their particular expertise. From Greenbelt to Brownfield, national planning policy to local plan-making and everything in between, Dentons Planning TV provides a unique insight into the thoughts of those involved at the sharp end.

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Melanie Blanchard

About Melanie Blanchard

Melanie Blanchard is the Team Support Manager for the Planning and Public Law team. Melanie specialises in research on all aspects of planning and public law. Melanie undertakes a junior assistant role on many client matters, legal research and co-ordination of public inquiries.

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