NIMBYs Are Thorn In Hide of Developers

The Saint ReportNews 2008, saintblog0 Comments

March 11, 2008 The Birmingham Post (UK)

Government policy and public opinion are pulling in different directions over development, according to a new survey by the Saint Consulting Group released at MIPIM.

It shows a growing tide of ‘NIMBY’ (Not in My Backyard) anger is frustrating development.

Saint Consulting says 86 per cent of the public can be classed as NIMBYs – one-in-four households has actively opposed a planning application in the past year.

NIMBYs Are Thorn In Hide of Developers

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