NEWS

Housebuilders key link for new 10% biodiversity net gain ...

02/Apr/2020

A new report sets out measures house builders can make to meet the proposed 10% net gain in biodiversity for all new development ...

Planning changes during the stay-at-home measures ...

31/Mar/2020

The latest updates on the situation around planning and planning offices during the Coronavirus pandemic ...

FMB calls on government to support SME house builders in ...

24/Mar/2020

The FMB has called for government to support SME house builders during the Coronavirus crisis to prevent job losses and insolvencies ...

Unlock growth at the new Custom Build Summit ...

16/Mar/2020

Homebuilding & Renovating moved the date of the Custom Build Summit to July, sharing best practice that will help unlock this new opportunity ...

Richard Bacon’s community-led homes adjournment debate ...

13/Mar/2020

Richard Bacon's adjournment debate pressed the case for more community-led housing, with an extension of the Community Led Housing Fund ...

‘Planning for the Future’ reaffirms government commitment to self build ...

12/Mar/2020

Following the Spring Budget, Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick MP has announced the Government’s ambitions to reform planning in Britain with a short Planning for the Future paper, and promised a ...

NaCSBA welcomes Spring Budget ...

11/Mar/2020

Rishi Sunak's budget gave a cash boost for Corona-hit businesses and hinted at extensive planning reforms to be announced shortly ...

Ground-breaking Self Build Wales scheme launches, with ‘oven-ready’ plots and ...

03/Mar/2020

Self Build Wales has officially launched - offering a new route to plots, finance and pre-agreed designs to make self building easier. ...

Developers must sign up to New Homes Ombudsman, says consultation ...

02/Mar/2020

Government has announced that self builders will be exempt from the new Homes Ombudsman scheme, which will become a statutory duty following legislation ...

Over 1 million homes delayed in housing backlog ...

02/Mar/2020

New evidence shows that over a million homes with planning permision are yet to be built out, says the Local Government Association ...