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Spring Statement: Housing boost announced
Spring Statement: Housing boost announced
The Chancellor Philip Hammond, in the first ever Spring Statement, has confirmed that the government...Read More
Planning permission change to make converting rural properties easier
Planning permission change to make converting rural properties easier
The government has revealed plans to make it easier for those people living in the countryside to co...Read More
Prime minister asks house builders to do their “duty”
Prime minister asks house builders to do their “duty”
Theresa May has, this week, made an important speech urging property developers to do their “d...Read More
English and Dutch share best practice on self-build homes
English and Dutch share best practice on self-build homes
A UK self-build task force has visited the Netherlands to share knowledge and observe some of its in...Read More
More than 400,000 homes with planning permission waiting to be built
More than 400,000 homes with planning permission waiting to be built
Research released by the Local Government Association has shown that more than 423,000 homes have be...Read More
Government announces tenant electrical recommendations consultation
Government announces tenant electrical recommendations consultation
The government has published recommended new safety measures to protect private tenants from electri...Read More
LABC invited to participate in Hackitt review
LABC invited to participate in Hackitt review
Local Authority Building Control (LABC) has announced that it has been invited to participate in the...Read More
Modular buildings to have quality standards assured
Modular buildings to have quality standards assured
The building science organisation, BRE have announced a new Product Standard to support the upswing ...Read More