Housing statistics quarterly update: December 2021

A summary of activity in new build housing, affordable housing and long term empty properties and second homes in Scotland.

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2 Housing supply: net additional dwellings for England

3 The most recent quarterly figures for Northern Ireland and England have been sourced from Land and Property Services (LPS) in Northern Ireland and the MHCLG Live tables on housing supply.

4 The most recent figures are accessed through the UK House Price Index: data downloads September 2021.

5 The Housing Statistics for Scotland Quarterly Update as at December would usually include an update on all-sector new house building starts and completions to end June in the same year, with more recent figures on social sector new builds to end September. However due to the impact of COVID-19 on the provision of new housebuilding data by some local authorities to the usual timescales, this has slowed the timing of the data collection process over this period.

6 Affordable Housing Supply figures for England, Affordable Housing Supply figures for Wales, Affordable Housing Supply figures for Northern Ireland

7 Further details can be found here: http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0042/00423608.pdf


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