British don't want to live in new-build homes. No wonder Roger Graef, Guardian Newspaper
The Future Homes Commission has now published its report into the quality of newly built housing. They were tasked by the RIBA in September 2011 with conducting an inquiry into the quality of newly built housing with the aim of understanding how people live today, what they need and expect from their homes and whether the design and delivery of new homes is fit for purpose.
“63% RANKED HIGH LEVELS OF NATURAL LIGHT IN THE ROOMS AS OF THE HIGHEST IMPORTANCE IN A HOME” (on p29 pf PDF below)
Future Homes Commission Report (PDF high-res photos version, 15mb)