The figures in this release show the supply of homes delivered under the Accelerated Land Disposal Programme, the 2011-15 Affordable Homes Programme (including the Affordable Homes Programme, Empty Homes, Homelessness Change, Mortgage Rescue and Traveller Pitch Funding), the Economic Assets Programme, FirstBuy, the Get Britain Building Programme, the Kickstart Housing Delivery Programme, the National Affordable Housing Programme and the Property and Regeneration Programme.
There were 5,243 housing starts on site and 11,981 housing completions delivered through programmes managed by the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) in England (excluding London) between 1 April and 30 September 2012.
The majority (3,310 or 63%) of the housing starts on site were for affordable homes of which 2,437 were for Affordable Rent, 373 for Social Rent, eight for Intermediate Rent and 492 for Affordable Home Ownership. The HCA’s South and South West operating area delivered 29% of these starts, whilst 25% were in the East and South East and 19% in the North West. The 2011-15 Affordable Homes Programme accounted for 96% of the affordable homes started between 1 April and 30 September 2012.
The majority (9,874 or 82%) of housing completions were also for affordable homes, of which 1,074 were for Affordable Rent, 3,586 for Social Rent, 135 for Intermediate Rent and 5,079 for Affordable Home Ownership. These completions were spread over the HCA’s operating areas, with the Midlands and the South and South West having the largest shares at 26% and 24% respectively, whilst 21% were in the East and South East.
The next release of housing statistics will be published on 11 June 2013.
June 2012 (revised August 2012)
National Housing Statistics 2011/12 survey results
We invited users of our National Housing Statistics published on 12 June 2012 to participate in a short survey to gain a better understanding of users’ needs. We received 4 responses. download a summary of the results - PDF (39KB).