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17Sep92 UK: ENVIRONMENT MINISTER'S ROW WITH HOUSE BUILDERS FEDERATION HOTS UP.

Environment minister John Redwood has fanned the flames of his row with the House Builders Federation by claiming again that its members are ignoring a promising market in the inner cities.One house builder said he thought the letter showed Mr Redwood had 'gone mad'. The HBF said inner city schemes are not coming forward because the market is so poor.The row began in August when Mr Redwood called on urban development corporations to release 'sensibly-priced' land for low-cost housing.Builders ..

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