Government plans to increase home ownership by building cheaper 'starter homes' for first-time buyers have been scaled back in favour of a wider range of affordable housing types.
The government intends to review the way in which developers are required to mitigate the impact of their developments on the local area, but will not publish its plans until the autumn.
More financial and policy support will be made available to local authorities in England that focus their efforts on areas of greatest housing need, the UK government has pledged.
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