Full list of HCA housing schemes hit by cuts

Grant Prior 14 years ago
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The Homes and Communities Agency has revealed which housing schemes will go ahead and those that are on hold following a funding review this week.

The HCA was granted £390m by the Government this week to part-fill a £610m funding black hole.

The partial funding means there are a whole host of winners and losers under the HCA’s Kickstart programme to get new housing schemes going and the Local Authority New Build Schemes.

For a full list of Kickstart Round 2 schemes going ahead click here and to see a list of Kickstart schemes under review click here.

Local Authority New Build Schemes proceeding can be seen here while those under review are here.

HCA chief executive Sir Bob Kerslake said: “We are pleased to have confirmation of the £390m and are working on how we can use it to maximise the impact for maintaining the supply of affordable housing and creating opportunity for communities.

“We can now firm up the position with our partners to create more certainty around schemes that have been on hold.

“It also means that we are now in a position to both meet commitments across our entire funding programme as well as providing funding for some additional affordable housing schemes.”

The overall effect of funding cuts for the HCA has been to reduce its annual budget for 2010/11 by around 10 per cent, to £4.11bn.

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