Liverpool City Region – Housing Need

The Development Economics team were instructed to review the Liverpool City Region Strategic Housing & Employment Land Market Assessment (SHELMA) published for consultation in late 2017, on behalf of a number of private sector clients.  This review responded to the Objective Assessment of Overall Housing Need (OAN) contained in the SHELMA and specifically the calculation of the number of homes needed to support job growth.  The SHELMA incorporated eight local authorities for which bespoke demographic modelling was undertaken, and alternative levels of housing need presented.

For more on this, take a look at our intelligence article 'Fast Forward to 2040 - Liverpool City Region'.