Sir Edward Lister reappointed as Chair of Homes England

Sir Edward Lister

Communities Secretary Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP has today (25 June 2019) reappointed Sir Edward Lister as Chair of Homes England, the government’s housing accelerator.

The appointment term is for 3 years and follows the completion of Sir Edward Lister’s previous 3-year term as Chair of the agency.

Communities Secretary Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP said:

This government is committed to delivering 300,000 homes a year to ensure everyone across the country has access to a decent, affordable, secure place to call home.

Sir Edward has brought his experience, influence and thoughtfulness to bear in helping us to bring real change to the housing market, and so I am delighted to reappoint him as Chair of Homes England.

Homes England Chair Sir Edward Lister said:

Homes England has set out an ambitious mission to respond to the housing challenges across England and I am proud to have been reappointed as its Chairman.

I look forward to continuing this work with colleagues across the business and with the wider housing sector, big and small, to deliver the homes this country needs.

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