HOUSEBUILDING

£100m framework,

Homes England announces winners of £100m framework

Twenty highly skilled housing specialists have been appointed to Homes England £100m framework to help speed up housebuilding across England.
housing scheme, Govan,

CCG awarded £15m Govan housing scheme

Contractor CCG (Scotland) has been awarded the contract for a £15m housing scheme in Govan, Glasgow.
Ebbsfleet Cross, new homes,

Ebbsfleet Cross development set for new homes

Bellway Homes has been given the go-ahead by the Ebbsfleet Development Corporation for the development of new homes on Ebbsfleet Cross.
permitted development rights

Planners condemn permitted development rights

Permitted development rights that bypass local scrutiny to deliver housing in England put quality and affordability at risk, according to the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).
New homes, homes england,

Homes England announces £70m for new homes in Northamptonshire

Around 8,500 new houses will be built in Northamptonshire following a £70m funding injection from Homes England, the government’s housing delivery agency.

Industry predictions 2019: Engineering, construction & infrastructure

2019 will see a digital leap forward as many construction companies explore implementing integrated business software into projects for the very first time.
self-build wales,

Wales injects £210m to support self-builders

Building your own home in Wales will become easier thanks to a new £210m scheme announced by the Welsh Government.
regeneration programme,

£10m regeneration programme for North Ayrshire

North Ayrshire Council is set to launch a multi-million pound regeneration of its Council housing estates.
social rent, SDLT,

Solving the social housing conundrum

David Baybut, head of Real Estate at Stephensons, discusses the recent plunge in social housing figures and explores how ‘new thinking’ can grow the stock of homes for social rent.
Social Housing Commission,

Government urged to increase social housing delivery

The Social Housing Commission set up by Shelter has called for a further three million social homes over the next 20 years to help combat the on-going housing crisis.
housebuilding

The worst decade of housebuilding since WW2

Centre for Policy Studies (CPS) analysis has revealed the 2010s will see the least amount of new houses built since WW2.
right to build

Over 40,000 people sign Right to Build register to build their dream homes

New research by the National Custom and Self Build Association (NaCSBA) has found that, since 1st April 2016, over 40,000 people have now signed up to Right to Build registers across England.
sheffield development site

Mace announces sale of Sheffield development site

The development site in the North West of Sheffield's City Centre has been sold to Cassidy Group.
Building system

Scotframe Val-U-Therm PLUS® For PassivHaus: Probably the Best U-Value Wall in the World

Scotframe exclusively offers the Val-U-Therm PLUS® building system, which offers some best-in-class performance for PassivHaus construction

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