Industry news

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 ...

NaCSBA remembers Paul Kempton and Peter Harris ...

02/Jun/2021

NaCSBA remembers Paul Kempton and Peter Harris, who have had a huge impact on the self build world over the last few decades. ...

Materials shortage seriously impacts SME housebuilders’ workloads ...

27/May/2021

The materials shortage is having a significant impact on SME housebuilders and self build, as builders merchants are hit by shortages and price increases ...

£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 ...

SME housebuilders to feel the pinch as building materials shortages ...

29/Mar/2021

Self builders and SME housebuilders both need to be aware of potential shortages and interruptions to construction materials, which could have a knock-on effect on building schedules. The latest issue ...

Self build market is growing, especially for 50-60 age group ...

15/Mar/2021

AMA's Self Build Housing Market Report shows that the self build market is growing, especially for the asset rich 50-60 age group ...

Goldcrest Custom Homes launches London-first shell apartments ...

23/Feb/2021

Goldcrest Custom Homes has launched London's first shell scheme of custom build apartments, allowing buyers to customise their homes ...

NaCSBA’s Review of the Year: self build in great shape ...

05/Jan/2021

Despite a tough operational year with the pandemic, NaCSBA's Review of the Year reflects significant gains for custom and self build ...

Bat mitigation – call for consultation response for new process ...

15/Dec/2020

As a developer or builder add your opinion to a proposed new bat mitigation licence system, which is currently under consultation ...

Structural warranty provider reports robust trading despite challenges ...

08/Dec/2020

LABC Warranty reported robust trading for first three quarters of the year, despite Covid 19, but with a fall in self build projects ...