Gurpreet Sanghera considers the profound problems of the housing sector

The housing industry must pay for their mistakes or face the consequences. That was the recent message from the Housing Secretary Michael Gove as he continues to apply pressure on those responsible for the current cladding crisis.

Where are we now?

While the government remains optimistic the industry will take it upon themselves to do the right thing, Gove continues to take a hard stance as he recently announced the government will have the power to block developers from building and selling homes.

In several statements made over the past few months, Gove makes it clear developers have had it too good for too long – and there are a number of changes that must be made to redress the balance to...

Gurpreet Sanghera
Simkins LLP

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