The number of new homes being completed is exceeding 2014 figures by 14%. The majority house building was made up of private sector completions.
According to Knight Frank prime UK waterfront property is 70% above that of inland homes.
The Environment Agency saying 1.8m homes in the UK are at risk from sea or river flooding.
Jeremy Corbyn is proposing to give the right to buy to private sector tenants by the introduction of such a scheme could make would-be buy-to-let landlords reluctant to enter the marketplace.
Government plans to curb tax relief for buy-to-let landlords could result in property owners converting properties into Houses in Multiple Occupation, which can generate more income than a standard buy-to-let property