AHP Starts & Completions
England sees 63 per cent fall in completions in a year.
Figures show 62% rise in low cost home ownership units
HCA targets delivery of 29,000 homes in 2014/15 as analysis shows slow progress in London along with continued NAHP starts.
Affordable homes construction starts rose 127 per cent in the 2012/13 financial year while completions fell 39 per cent.
Data from the Homes and Communities Agency for 2011/12 show a 67 per cent fall in starts and a 13 per cent drop in completions.
Affordable rent (AR) units represented 17 per cent of total general needs lettings in the year ended 31 March 2013 but reached as high as 75 per cent for some English HAs with average weekly rents peaking at £227 in parts of London.