The latest from HQN — articles for November 2017

Autumn Budget: Old people and builders will be rubbing their hands

It was a budget for old people. Lots of my fellow sad old gits want house prices to stay high. And boy has Hammond kept his end up. Have a G and T – jolly well done. Can’t wait to catch up at the golf club. Well unless some bounder has built over it.

HQN blog – A political moment of change: the Housing Studies Association autumn lecture

This public lecture, sponsored by HQN, was a new initiative for the HSA, and the organisation was rewarded with a packed and lively audience in Sheffield to hear Lord Kerslake speak. The ex-council, HCA and civil service chief was on good form, casting an eye over a range of political issues from housing shortages to Universal Credit.