The Conservatives Housing Manifesto Speech yesterday
Britain has been chronically under-building for decades,” Mr Cameron said.
“If we continue on this current trajectory then we will be building 200,000 homes a year – not by 2020, as Labour hope to achieve, but by 2017.”
This is npt evident from the statistics, so Grant Shapps must have written it
Lets look at the record of completions
2012 143, 940
2015 (predicted from quarterly trends) 135, 480
Even the DCLG in leaker papers are predicting a 2015 fall
So he expects it to increase by 32,000 a year each year for two years, fantastic, unevidenced, spin.
Brandon Lewis on Mumsnet yesterday gave the game away