Plans to 'turbo boost' London's housing supply

Radical plans to 'turbo-charge' the capital's housing supply have been revealed, creating 50,000 new homes in Housing Zones across London.

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Plans for 50,000 new homes to ease housing crisis

Fifty thousand new homes are to be built across 20 brownfield sites in London as part of plans to tackle the capital's chronic housing shortage.

The £400m scheme was announced today by Chancellor George Osborne and London Mayor Boris Johnson, and will mean developers are able to bypass planning laws.

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