Alex Morton

Head of Housing, Planning & Urban Policy, 2010-2013


Alex Morton

Related Posts & Publications

Cities for Growth: Solutions to our planning problems

Cities for Growth: Solutions to our planning problems

Read Publication Cities for Growth sets out two solutions to solve our housing crisis and boost growth. First, we need to recognise that the current local authority based planning system is broken. We need a more liberal and competitive system but, crucially, where...
More Homes: Fewer Empty Buildings

More Homes: Fewer Empty Buildings

Read Publication By Alex Morton and Richard Ehrman. More Homes: Fewer Empty Buildings proposes that, as part of a strategy for growth, the government should reform the Use Classes Order to make it much easier to move buildings and land from Use Classes A (retail) and...
Making Housing Affordable: A new vision for housing policy

Making Housing Affordable: A new vision for housing policy

Read Publication Current high housing costs are driving down home-ownership and driving up pressures on government expenditure – from lengthening social housing waiting lists to rising housing benefits. Meanwhile social housing policies are reducing employment and...