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Can the coalition 'get Britain building'?

  • 22 November 2011
  • From the section UK
Media captionBuyers of new homes will be able to borrow up to 95% of their value

Here's my report on government plans to get "Britain building again".

The mortgage indemnity scheme, in which the government will underwrite part of the risk to lenders, could help up to 100,000 people in England. I asked Housing Minister Grant Shapps for some details.