NEWS

Rigorous new energy efficiency standards launched for new build homes ...

22/Jan/2021

Government has announced rigorous new energy efficiency standards launched for new build homes, including scaled targets for anyone building this year ...

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 ...

Newton Abbot custom and self build tender – final call ...

15/Jan/2021

Teignbridge District Council is calls for bids from developers and enablers to bring on permissioned custom and self build site in Newton Abbot ...

Coronavirus: Working safely on site for self builders and developers ...

12/Jan/2021

Anyone planning to restart a site should review NaCSBA's guidance for working safely on site during the pandemic ...

Paper adds to the debate of timber to meet carbon ...

08/Jan/2021

A paper has been published around timber and MMC 'Towards carbon free construction: cultivating and manufacturing our homes' ...

New fund for custom build on brownfield sites announced ...

07/Jan/2021

New Brownfield Release Fund offers route to serviced plots for custom and sefl build, as well as estate regeneration and the release of public sector land ...

NaCSBA’s Review of the Year: self build in great shape ...

05/Jan/2021

Despite a tough operational year with the pandemic, NaCSBA's Review of the Year reflects significant gains for custom and self build ...

igloo’s custom build vision scoops joint first prize in government’s ...

23/Dec/2020

Igloo Regeneration's +Home custom build concept is a joint winner, along with Connector Housing, in the government's Homes of 2030 competition ...

Bat mitigation – call for consultation response for new process ...

15/Dec/2020

As a developer or builder add your opinion to a proposed new bat mitigation licence system, which is currently under consultation ...

Structural warranty provider reports robust trading despite challenges ...

08/Dec/2020

LABC Warranty reported robust trading for first three quarters of the year, despite Covid 19, but with a fall in self build projects ...