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Local housing market reports

Strategic Housing Market Assessment

All local Councils have a statutory responsibility to ensure they prepare housing and planning policies which reflect the requirements of local communities.  Periodically, councils are asked to provide evidence to support current and new development policies.  The last survey of this type was undertaken in July 2013 and in line with both Government guidance, a new set of local information and intelligence is now required.

The Council monitors conditions in the local housing market. These reports:

We are committed to a programme of research that will help us to understand the local housing market in Cheshire West and Chester.

Quarterly housing market bulletins

Annual Housing Market Report

Local investment plan (LIP)

If you would like a hard copy of the reports, please contact the Housing Strategy Team  (postal charges may apply).