Finance

Melton Building Society reduces self build mortgage rates ...

26/Oct/2020

The Melton Building Society has reduced the rates on its self build mortgages to make its mortgage products more accessible to a wider range of customers. ...

Community led housing offers high value for money, finds new ...

21/Sep/2020

New research points to the high value for money that community led housing represents. Drawing on a range of existing data, interviews and a survey of community led housing groups, ...

Self build mortgage activity on the up ...

16/Jun/2020

In a welcome piece of news the Saffron Building Society has reported a 144% increase in its self-build completions compared to the same period in 2019. The increase in enquiries ...

Custom Build Summit – Event Cancelled. ...

16/Mar/2020

Homebuilding & Renovating moved the date of the Custom Build Summit to July, sharing best practice that will help unlock this new opportunity ...

Ground-breaking Self Build Wales scheme launches, with ‘oven-ready’ plots and ...

03/Mar/2020

Self Build Wales has officially launched - offering a new route to plots, finance and pre-agreed designs to make self building easier. ...

Jenrick boosts SME housebuilders with £1bn guarantee scheme ...

10/Feb/2020

The Government has announced a £1 billion guarantee scheme to get more small and medium sized builders operating in the market ...

A collaboration between architects and a Custom Build developer is ...

19/Nov/2019

A new collaborative model is bringing on a 12-plot Custom Build project in Laindon, Essex. ...

VAT Survey 2019: establishing the size of the UK Custom ...

23/Sep/2019

NaCSBA has launched its survey for Self Builders who have reclaimed Value Added Tax (VAT) on their project, and is asking the entire industry to share details of the survey ...

BuildLoan welcomes Hinckley & Rugby Build Society’s new Self Build ...

19/Sep/2019

A new Self Build mortgage product has been launched by Hinckley & Rugby Building Society (HRBS), available through BuildLoan to mortgage intermediaries with self-build clients. The partnership capitalises on HRBS’s ...

IEA calls for ‘lighter touch’ for self-build as part of ...

27/Aug/2019

The Institute of Economic Affairs recently published Raising the Roof, a report on solving the UK’s housing crisis, including a call for a “lighter touch” in terms of planning to facilitate ...