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 ...

NSBRC is recruiting for an expert at its Swindon base ...

14/Sep/2021

The National Self Build and Renovation Centre is recruiting for an expert for its help desk at its Swindon base, supporting would be self builders ...

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 ...

UK first with BuildLoan’s launch of new self and custom ...

27/Aug/2021

BuildLoan has launched Unicus, the UK's first self and custom build mortgage broker platform, an online tool for intermediaries, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Land & Partners test demand for self and custom build ...

23/Aug/2021

Land promoter Land & Partners is running a consultation to test local demand for self and custom build in Warsash, Fareham ...

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 ...

Ebbsfleet Garden City gets permission for 67-home custom build site ...

09/Aug/2021

Alkerden Gateway will see 67 custom build homes built at Ebbsfleet Garden City in Kent, a welcome addition to the UK's only new, planned garden city ...