The vote to leave the EU – considerations for housing associations
Author: Lucy Pedrick
Publisher: National Housing Federation
Publication date: July 2016
This briefing seeks to enable housing associations to assess the significance of the vote to leave the EU for their businesses. In summary:
- In the short term, there is political and economic instability.
- In the medium term, there are questions about how the vote to leave might impact housing associations’ ability to secure funding and build new homes.
- In the long term, there may be an impact on regulation and housing demand.
- In the immediate term, boards should equip themselves to determine the significance of the leave vote for their organisations, and plan effectively.