Intelligence: 9 July 2018Build to Rent: Opportunities to unlock the housing crisis?

It’s an exciting time for the Build to Rent (BtR) sector as it continues to display strong growth. The pipeline has grown fivefold since 2013 and the number of units complete, under construction or in planning in the UK have increased by 30% in the past year according to data recently published by the British Property Federation.

We take a look at how the sector has been recognised in the Government's draft revised NPPF, whilst also reviewing the origins of this sectors rapid growth, to begin to understand the future possibilities that this sector can unlock at a time when housing is at the forefront of the national agenda.

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