General Election party manifestos – What you need to know

Read the Federation’s response to the three main party manifestos which were published this week – all of which included a commitment to ambitious house building programmes.

19 May 2017

The three main political parties each released their election manifestos this week. Each contained major commitments to build more homes, and critically, more affordable homes.

All the manifestos also emphasised the central role of housing associations in meeting their housing ambitions, which is testament to how far the sector has come over the last two years – and how it is now seen as a trusted partner of all parties.

We welcome the strong focus on housing and house building in all three manifestos and will be working with the next Government and our members in helping to deliver these ambitions.

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