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15/09/2014
Reading’s Labour-Run Council Unveils Plans for 100 New Council Homes

Labour-run Reading Borough Council has announced bold plans to meet the growing crisis in housing by building 1000 homes over the next 30 years.

Demand for affordable homes in Reading is growing as private rents spiral to levels that push the cost of living out of the reach of many ordinary families. Reading Labour’s proposal, if passed by the Council’s Policy Committee on Monday 22nd September, could deliver more than 100 new homes in the first phase including more than 40 at Conwy Close in West Reading. 250 new homes will be proposed in the next 5 years.

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