The importance of safe, stable housing for people with autism and learning disabilities cannot be stressed enough.
With developers able to obtain a Community Infrastructure Levy exemption for First Homes schemes, it will be interesting to see how the Government's 10,000-home target progresses.
Proposals to give neighbourhoods and communities a more meaningful voice have proven to be divisive.
A report by the RTPI highlighted local neighbourhoods as having a significant impact on mental wellbeing.
Walkability requires innovation, holistic design, planning and neighbourhood-level engagement – the Blue Zones concept could be the way to achieve this.
2020 was a big year for planning change, with the Government proposing wide-ranging reform of the planning system. Here's what lies ahead.