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Friday, January 30, 2009

When Jargon Goes Wrong

I've just won a contract with a housing association. I was looking at their website and in the last year they have built 800 affordable houses and 100 non-affordable houses!

Non-affordable? They must be £45million per sq inch or something otherwise The Sultan of Brunei could technically afford it.

I know what they mean but to anyone who doesn't understand government speak they must wonder why any builder builds houses no-one can afford to buy.


  • Well done on winning the contract, Dave.

    That should take the pressure off a little, in these uncertain times.

    By Blogger Masher, At 7:56 AM  

  • Congrats on the contract. Another step closer to the million,eh?

    By Blogger Elle, At 11:54 PM  

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