Local government

Custom Build Homes appointed to enable custom build plots in ...

18/Oct/2021

Custom Build Homes (CBH) has been secured to act as the enabling organisation to support the delivery of custom build homes on a site in York, bringing a five plots ...

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 ...

Beattie Passive expands into modular zero-carbon custom homes market ...

03/Jul/2021

Beattie Passive expands into modular zero-carbon custom homes market with a new range ...

NaCSBAs Continued Professional Development week – 24-27 May ...

14/May/2021

NaCSBA has put together a week of Continued Professional Development presentations for a range of professions, from 24-27 May ...

Call for SME housebuilders to play greater role in delivery ...

29/Apr/2021

The Centre for Policy Studies has published The Housing Guarantee report calling for SME housebuilders to play a far greater role in housing, helping to boost housing delivery rather than housing ...

Richard Bacon commissioned to review custom and self build ...

27/Apr/2021

As part of the recently announced Action Plan for custom and self build, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has commissioned the Bacon Review to assess the opportunities and barriers to growth ...

£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 ...

Jenrick approves mayors London Plan after year’s delay ...

23/Feb/2021

London Mayor Sadiq Khan’s plan for the city has finally been approved by Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick after nearly a year of delays. Jenrick had ordered 11 changes to be ...

Right to Regenerate could force councils to bring land to ...

18/Jan/2021

Councils could be forced to sell public sector land and buildings in a new Right to Regenerate, as announced by Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick. The new scheme will “cut red ...

Tracking self build register activity with Freedom of Information requests ...

03/Nov/2020

NaCSBA has launched its 2020 Freedom of Information request of all plan making authorities in England, to assess progress against the Right to Build ...