Onward Logo Colour White 2021

Rebuilding Growth: How unlocking housing supply can boost the economy

The UK’s housing crisis is holding back growth. Investment incentives are being distorted, worker mobility limited, and families strained by high rents or mortgage repayments. This panel will discuss how a boost to housing supply can be used as a vehicle for economic growth and job creation across the UK.


  • Lee Rowley MP, Minister for Local Government
  • Sam Richards, CEO, Britain Remade
  • Vicky Spratt, Housing Journalist, Author of Tenants 
  • Stephen Bush, Associate Editor, Financial Times
  • Jennie Daly, Chief Executive, Taylor Wimpey
  • Adam Hawksbee, Deputy Director, Onward (Chair)



October 3, 2023


Onward Marquee

This event is kindly supported by Taylor Wimpey