The Financial Policy Committee and the Housing Market


The FPC views the housing market through the particular lens of financial stability, as its remit largely dictates. There is a risk that the consequent policy stance will increasingly rub up against other Government policies (such as increasing the rate of home-ownership, or some interpretations of the levelling-up agenda). Many believe though this is not uncontested, that the UK has a housing crisis. But there is less agreement about [...]