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24Feb94 UK: BODIES JOIN FIGHT FOR MORE HOMES FUNDING.

Two industry organisations have joined forces to press the Government to increase funding to repair private homes.The Building Employers Confederation and the Federation of Master Builders want the Department of the Environment to increase renovation grants from £329 million this year to £564 million for each of the next seven years.This level of funding would reduce the number of unfit private-owned homes identified in the English House Condition Survey 1991 to fewer than ...

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