NEWS

Community Land Trusts growing significantly, finds first ever sector report ...

26/Nov/2020

A new report has found that Community Land Trusts are growing significantly in England and Wales, providing a viable route to affordable homes ...

Government announces new Help to Build in Comprehensive Spending Review ...

25/Nov/2020

A new Help to Build was announced in the Comprehensive Spending Review, providing a new route to finance for anyone wishing to self build ...

Government sets out housing agenda, with a commitment to housing ...

16/Nov/2020

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick set out the government's ambition for housing diversity to be a core element of its wider housing policy ...

Teignbridge Council calls for developers to bid for custom build ...

09/Nov/2020

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

Leaper Land applies for 50-serviced plot site in East Suffolk ...

05/Nov/2020

Land promoter Leaper Land has submitted a planning permission for a 50 custom and self build site in East Suffolk, with a range of models on offer ...

LABC Warranty and Ipswich Building Society add to research for ...

04/Nov/2020

To mark Right to Build Day, NaCSBA and the Building Societies Association launched research into people’s aspirations around self building. At the same time, the Ipswich Building Society also announced the ...

Tracking self build register activity with Freedom of Information requests ...

03/Nov/2020

NaCSBA has launched its 2020 Freedom of Information request of all plan making authorities in England, to assess progress against the Right to Build ...

Custom and self build planning guidance launched by Right to ...

30/Oct/2020

Launched to coincide with Right to Build Day, 30 October 2020, the Right to Build Task Force is publishing the first notes of its comprehensive new suite of guidance, specifically ...

Government announces review of Right to Build legislation ...

30/Oct/2020

Robert Jenrick has commited to a review of the Right to Build legislation to ensure that councils are fulfilling their duties and help more people to build ...

1 in 3 adults interested in self building, finds new ...

29/Oct/2020

New research has found that 1 in 3 people are interested in self building, with 9% of people saying that they were likely to build their own home at some ...