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NHS land ‘sold off to build unaffordable homes’

Only 5% of homes built on land sold by the NHS will be for genuinely affordable social rent, according to a report from the New Economics Foundation, an independent think tank.

Nearly two thirds of sites (61%) will include no socially rented housing suitable for those on low incomes – or as the report puts it, would be unaffordable for a nurse on an average salary.  More....