Press release: Stelling Properties Response to Budget 2021


Date for release: Immediate 

Press Release Number:  5-21.                                                  

Stelling Properties is pleased the Government used the autumn budget to earmark £11.5bn pounds to support the construction of around 180,000 affordable homes and £1.8bn on bringing brownfield sites into use.   However, Stelling Properties calls on all the agencies involved to work together to deliver these much-needed high quality sustainable homes quickly, that includes expediating the planning process and using modular construction to reduce material waste and deliver these high-quality sustainable homes in the shortest timeframe possible to help address the housing crisis.

The Government has also made available £640m to help rough sleepers and homeless, with winter fast approaching Sterling Properties would propose the use of modular construction Meanwhile Housing on brownfield sites earmarked for future development to provide the accommodation needed to reduce the seasonal impact on the vulnerable.

“The announcement of £11.5bn earmarked for housing and £1.8bn support for brownfield sites is an important step to helping address the housing crisis whilst utilising redundant land, however with COP26 just around the corner it is a reminder that we need to ensure that new houses are delivered to highest quality and in the most sustainable manner” said Antonio Lopez Head of Property Operations & New Opportunities at Stelling Properties

Notes to Editors:

Stelling Properties are modular building manufacture providing expertise throughout the development supply chain including, land acquisition, planning, design, construction, and post occupancy building management.