AFFORDABLE HOUSING

New Cross Gate, private rented homes

Grainger teams up with Lewisham council for 300-home scheme

Residential property business Grainger is teaming up with Lewisham Council to build a 300 private rented homes scheme at New Cross Gate
development-led regeneration

The impact of developer-led regeneration on Greater Manchester

Professor Karel Williams of Alliance Manchester Business School at the University of Manchester explores regeneration in Greater Manchester.
PMI

BLP Insurance reacts to the latest PMI and Autumn Statement

Following the release of the latest PMI figures, Phil Harris, Director at BLP Insurance says there is "shoots of optimism, but serious sector-wide problems persist".
Letwin review

NaCSBA responds to the Letwin review, published earlier this week

The NaCSBA welcomes the publication of the findings of the recent Letwin report and his thoughts on build type diversity in the sector.
Strategic Plan

Homes England reveals strategic plan to tackle housing challenges

Homes England has outlined how it will improve housing affordability through a new five-year Strategic Plan, in the hopes of helping more people access better homes in areas where they are needed most
social housing bill

Social housing bill set to climb to £71 billion by 2050

The Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) has warned the bill for social housing will soar to £71 billion by 2050 if urgent action is not taken.
Wretchwick Green

Wretchwick Green JV receives planning approval

A revised planning application for Wretchwick Green in Bicester from Wates Developments and Redrow Homes has received approval from Cherwell District Council’s Planning Committee
Upton Gardens, Affordable housing,

Affordable housing development launched on former West Ham stadium

Upton Gardens, an 842 unit mixed-tenure development of private sale and affordable housing has been launched on the site of West Ham’s former Upton Park stadium in East London
Homebuilding Capacity Fund

Khan boosts council housebuilding teams with new £10m fund

Sadiq Khan has launched a new £10m fund to improve London councils’ housing and planning teams and help boost their role in building new homes in the capital
iKozie homes

Innovative micro-home community given green light in Worcester

An innovative solution to the UK's housing shortage took a significant step forward after Worcester City Council approved the country's first iKozie micro-home community
District heating network

District heating network to benefit Edinburgh council housing development

As part of the ongoing regeneration of the Craigmillar area in Edinburgh, a new housing development comprising 75 affordable homes is preparing for the installation of a district heating network
JV North consortium

JV North awarded an extra £51.6m to build 1,552 more homes

The JV North consortium is to build 1,552 more properties in the Shared Ownership Affordable Homes Programme (SOAHP), a 56% increase on its original allocation in 2016
affordable rent homes

Forty one new affordable rent homes available in Runcorn

A housing development in Grangeway made up of 41 affordable rent homes has been opened by the Mayor and Mayoress of Runcorn.
sell a house

Bristol, Manchester and Birmingham voted best areas to sell a house

A new monthly report has revealed the best and worst places in England and Wales to sell a house.

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