Industry news

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 ...

Construction braces for a challenging winter ...

09/Sep/2021

Construction braces for a challenging winter, thanks to the compound effects of Covid, Brexit and gas increases ...

Industry responds to the Bacon Review ...

23/Aug/2021

Key players in the custom and self build sector have responded to the Bacon Review warmly, spelling out the role the recommendations will have in scaling up ...

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 ...

Custom building included in new National Model Design Code Guidance ...

29/Jul/2021

A suite of measures, including the National Model Design Code guidance, strengthen the outlook for self and custom build homes in the planning mix ...

Bacon Review submission marks 10 years of NaCSBA ...

26/Jul/2021

The submission of the Bacon Review to government on 23 July marks 10 years of NaCSBA, with a huge thank you to our members who have stayed with us throughout ...

Materials shortage seriously impacts SME housebuilders’ workloads ...

25/Jul/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 ...

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. ...

£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 ...