Drop in Registered Homes in Dorset
7:43am 4th February 2014
Dorset's the only county in the South West to see a drop in the number of new homes registered last year compared to 2012.
978 were registered, that's down 20.
Across the region there was a 16% increase from 2012, from 11,730 to 13,606.
The national picture's also improving with a 28% uplift in home registrations compared with 2012, The current figure of 133,670 registrations being the best since the economic downturn in 2007.