On 20 August 2015 Defra published a policy paper identifying how the Government intends to strengthen productivity in England’s rural areas.This includes improving broadband, transport connections etc.It also involves improving the conditions for people to work and live in these areas including more affordable housing.As part of this plan the Government will deliver discounted Starter Homes for young first time buyers in rural areas.This is all part of a policy to boost rural productivity, which is titled “Towards a one nation economy”.

Anything that helsp young people in ruarl areas get onto the housing ladder has got to eb a good thing.