The government is helping local councils and developers work with local communities to plan and build better places to live for everyone. This includes building affordable housing, improving the quality of rented housing, helping more people to buy a home, and providing housing support for vulnerable people.


  1. Help to Buy: ISA - open yours today

    • News story
  2. October 2015 Market Trend Data

    • Press release
  3. NHBC speech

    • Speech

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  1. Right to rent immigration checks: landlords' code of practice

    • Guidance
  2. Housing market bulletin

    • Research and analysis
  3. Help to Buy: logos

    • Guidance

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Detailed guides

  1. Housing finance and household expenditure: notes and definitions

    Information on how statistics on housing finance and household expenditure are compiled. Read more

  2. Register Extract Service

    Automatically populate your casework management system with property register details direct from Land Registry's data. Read more

  3. Ownership change indicator

    Local authorities can get a monthly record of changes to residential property ownership within their area. Read more

  4. Illustrative Plans

    Get a visual depiction of multiple title numbers. This service is aimed at solicitors and utility companies. Read more

  5. Electronic Extent Data (polygons)

    View the extent of specified registered titles. This data is aimed at developers, infrastructure and utility companies or local authorities. Read more