Home Builder's Federation quashes Government's claim that it has met homebuilding target

Houses being built on a building site
The Government's claim it has built one million homes has been criticised by the Home Builder's Federation (Image credit: Getty Images)

The Home Builder's Federation has criticised the Government's claim that they have built one million homes since 2019, saying their data is inaccurate.

The Conservatives said they met their 2019 manifesto housebuilding pledge, using their own estimates for those building houses.

Joseph Mullane
News Editor

News Editor Joseph has previously written for Today’s Media and Chambers & Partners, focusing on news for conveyancers and industry professionals.  Joseph has just started his own self build project, building his own home on his family’s farm with planning permission for a timber frame, three-bedroom house in a one-acre field. The foundation work has already begun and he hopes to have the home built in the next year. Prior to this he renovated his family's home as well as doing several DIY projects, including installing a shower, building sheds, and livestock fences and shelters for the farm’s animals. Outside of homebuilding, Joseph loves rugby and has written for Rugby World, the world’s largest rugby magazine.