Sunday, February 14, 2016

Is the storey over for Bungalows?

My latest piece from the Daily Express

THE figures from the National House Building Council (NHBC) speak for themselves.
While more homes were finished last year than at any time in the past seven years just one in every 50 was a bungalow. That is down from about one in six in the 1980s.
To account for the decline in the building of bungalows, house builders say that elderly people are opting for retirement flats while families want to buy houses. But is falling demand really the reason? Bungalows have been very popular in Britain for many years...

You can read the whole piece here.

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