Planning

SME support crucial for unlocking new housing, finds House of ...

18/Jan/2022

SME housebuilder support crucial for unlocking new housing, finds House of Lords 'Meeting Housing Need' report ...

Scotlands draft planning framework links self build with affordability as ...

09/Jan/2022

Scotlands draft planning framework NPF4 identifies strong links betweeen self build and affordable housing in rural areas ...

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 ...

Leaper Land adds to suite of medium-size custom build schemes ...

07/Oct/2021

NaCSBA member Leaper Land has submitted a planning application for a 33-home custom and self build site in Hurst to Wokingham Borough Council (application number 213378). The initial application is ...

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 ...

Custom Build Homes responds to the Bacon Review – “the ...

23/Aug/2021

Responding to the publication of the Bacon Review recently, Custom Build Homes (CBH) welcomes the report by Richard Bacon MP, saying that, if fully implemented by the Government, it will ...

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 ...

Experts call for dedicated modern methods of construction (MMC) design ...

09/Jul/2021

A group of residential experts are calling for a modern methods of construction (MMC) design code to link planning practice with construction practice. ...

The Right to Build Task Force is recruiting an Acting ...

08/Jul/2021

The Right to Build Task Force is looking for an experienced project manager to act as Head of the Right to Build Task Force for a six-month maternity cover period. ...