A planning lifeline for the economy – but at what cost?

The impact of Covid-19 on the economy is inescapable for anyone walking down the country’s deserted high streets and around its empty offices. What is perhaps more worrying for the real estate industry is that the current lack of activity is seen not as a temporary blip resulting from the pandemic, but as an acceleration of existing market trends. The increase in internet shopping and home working, for example, was already having a visible impact. On the other hand, irrespective of the pandemic, the housing need in many areas of the country remains acute and needs continued attention.

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