Government

Top engineers call for government to reconsider demolishing buildings over ...

13/Oct/2021

Sally Tagg, the Right to Build Task Force's new Acting Head, brings an update of activity, including the future range of masterclasses ...

Self and Custom Build Fund allocates £5m, plus a £20m ...

12/Oct/2021

The Self and Custom Build Fund has allocated £5m to local authorities to bring on sites in their owners, plus a £20m extension in a second round ...

Gove appointed new Housing Secretary in renamed Department for Levelling ...

20/Sep/2021

Michael Gove has been appointed as new Housing Secretary in Johnson's cabinet reshuffle in renamed Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities ...

New £4million Community Housing Fund provides welcome route to finance ...

26/Aug/2021

Government has announced a new £4m Community Housing Fund, a grant programme specifically aimed at increasing community led affordable housing. Launched by Housing Minister Christopher Pincher, the grant fund is ...

Richard Bacon’s Review of Custom and Self Build identifies missing ...

17/Aug/2021

Recommendations for growth In his review Richard gives a detailed overview of the sector, drawing on activity in both the UK and from abroad. He evidences the benefits of a ...

English Housing Survey shows trend for owner occupation continues and ...

12/Jul/2021

The English Housing Survey shows an inceasing trend for owner occupation, as well as increased numbers of second homes and improved EPCs ...

£150 million ‘Help to Build’ and Action Plan set to ...

24/Apr/2021

Government has launched a £150 million Help to Build scheme to support consumers wanting to build, together with an extensive Action Plan aimed at supporting a boost in custom and ...

£25million Self and Custom Build Land Release Fund launched by ...

19/Apr/2021

One Public Estate has opend the £25million Self and Custom Build Land Release Fund for applications by local authorities for sites on land they own ...

Community Housing Fund awarded £4million funding ...

08/Feb/2021

Government has allocated £4million funding to the Community Housing Fund to support communities to bring forward a range of housing ...