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Plans to flog unused land have been unveiled by one of Suffolk's biggest landholders, in a bid to tackle the county's housing crisis.

Delays to the widening of the A12 in Essex have come under fire from MPs in the county - after they were told the plans could be put on hold indefinitely.

Shocking new figures have revealed the scale of the housing crisis in Suffolk - with buyers forced to fork out nearly nine times the average person's salary for a standard home.

Vulnerable, low income families in Suffolk facing issues such as rogue landlords or homelessness could struggle due to a lack of legal aid funding for housing issues, charities have warned.

With spring now here, many people are considering a home move. What will a budget of up to £270,000 buy you around the area? A bungalow in Ipswich, a brand new house near Framlingham or a period property in Sudbury.

Developing a joint plan for future development across a large part of Suffolk is "top of the list" for two new councils, leaders have said - with a first draft expected to be revealed this summer.

More than 7,000 homes could be built across Suffolk on existing redundant sites, new data has revealed.

Long running plans to establish more than 1,200 homes north of Bury St Edmunds have been given fresh impetus - but developers now look set to pursue a plan for 1,500 homes.

A decision on whether to approve 100 homes in Bacton has been pushed back amid concerns that a narrow access road is "dangerous".

About 18,000 new homes are needed in part of Suffolk in the next 15 years, according to latest figures.

A draft masterplan for hundreds of homes and business development in Newmarket has been given the backing of senior town leaders.

Suggestions for a 'garden town' of 15,000 homes to the north of Ipswich have been branded "absurd" and "undeliverable" by one of the county's MPs.

A study into housing growth funded by Suffolk taxpayers has resulted in a report just 14 pages long and costing the equivalent of more than £4,700 per page.

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