Director of Housing and Residential Growth
Manchester City Council
Jon Sawyer MRICS is Director of Housing and Residential Growth at Manchester City Council. He has over 20 years experience delivering high quality sustainable housing and was previously Head of Custom Build Housing at responsible developer igloo. He has promoted off site housing on a number of projects and was one of the first to apply BIM in housing as a Board Member of Nottingham City Homes.
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Autumn Budget Response: Vision and Expectation for Housing market 2019
Theatre: Local Infrastructure
We consider 2018’s progress, the autumn budget and it’s expected impact on the market as we continue to strive towards 300,000 new homes a year in the UK.
Post-budget housing delivery:
- What are the new priorities?
- Welcome and unwelcome changes and the predicted or likely impacts
- Ideas to accelerate housing supply: Which areas are achieving success and why, lessons learnt and replicable case studies.