FILE PHOTO: Secretary of State for Housing James Brokenshire arrives in Downing Road, London, Britain, November 13, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Britain’s housing minister James Brokenshire has conveyed issues to builder Persimmon that it will not be working appropriately inside a public funding scheme for brand new home consumers, a supply near the minister stated on Saturday.
Brokenshire was “more and more involved” by the behaviour of Persimmon, Britain’s second-biggest housebuilder.
“Leasehold, construct high quality, their management seemingly not getting they’re accountable to their prospects, are all factors which were raised by (the minister) privately,” the supply stated, echoing a report in The Instances newspaper.
Reporting by Elisabeth O’Leary; Enhancing by Toby Chopra