~~Launching an eight-week review of housing, the Communities Secretary, Sajid Javid, urged the Government to take advantage of low interest rates to borrow and invest in 300,000 new homes each year. After years of demand-side intervention, this measure is finally addressing the supply side of the housing crisis, which is welcome news. However, while housing is clearly on the Government's agenda, insiders warn that the Treasury may be reluctant to agree to any firm plans in advance of the Budget.