NEWS

Build, Build, Build our way out of the crisis, says ...

02/Jul/2020

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has unveiled a series of plans to aid the recovery of the nation through a comprehensive “new deal” package, including £5bn of funding for infrastructure projects. ...

NaCSBA State of Trade Survey – the impact of Coronavirus ...

22/Jun/2020

The NaCSBA State of Trade Survey is the first survey focussing on the Custom and Self Build sector, measuring sentiment about the next 12 months and the impact of Coronavirus ...

Housing Minister confirms government support for custom and self build ...

17/Jun/2020

Responding to a letter written by NaCSBA on behalf of the sector, Secretary of State for Housing the Rt Hon Christopher Pincher MP confirmed the Government’s commitment to owner-commissioned housing. ...

Self build mortgage activity on the up ...

16/Jun/2020

In a welcome piece of news the Saffron Building Society has reported a 144% increase in its self-build completions compared to the same period in 2019. The increase in enquiries ...

2020 NaCSBA Annual General Meeting ...

15/Jun/2020

The NaCSBA AGM is on the 23 June, 2pm, online via Zoom. Join us to discover what NaCSBA has been doing to boost custom and self build ...

Scottish construction sites given green light to restart work ...

13/Jun/2020

First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon announced that from the 11 June Scottish construction sites can restart work. Described as part of Phase 1 of our route map to restarting, ...

Corona’s impact on the wider homes market ...

09/Jun/2020

Changing work practices and challenges stemming from Coronavirus look set to seriously limit new housing delivery - and possibly leading to planning reform to bolster activity ...

Homebuilding & Renovating trial digital platform for its Virtual Summer ...

09/Jun/2020

Homebuilding & Renovating has launched a live virtual show to bring the benefits of a real show to everyone planning a custom or self build project ...

Scottish housebuilders SME loan fund launched ...

13/May/2020

Scotland has launched an emergency loan fund to support SME housebuilders during the Coronavirus crisis ...

Coronavirus: Undertaking building work for self builders and developers ...

11/May/2020

Anyone planning to restart a site should review NaCSBA's guidance for the safe return to work ...