The social housing sector demonstrated a strong financial performance through 2016, with a marked rise in development for the open market, according to the latest global accounts published by the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA).
Volunteers who produce neighbourhood plans for housing and their local environment find the process burdensome, but would do it again, according to latest research from the University of Reading.
Persimmon Homes is planning to build more than 500 homes in Nottinghamshire after opening a new headquarters in Mansfield.
Housebuilding rose 83% year-on-year as the construction industry started 2017 on a high with overall project awards increasing by 50% when compared to December 2016, the latest statistics reveal.
Three North East social landlords are to merge to form a region-wide organisation with more than 23,000 homes, having secured conditional approval from the Homes & Communiti
A former member of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has warned that tenants face potential rent increases of 20-30% as a result of tax changes in the private rented sector.
The NHBC has come under fire for allegedly using gagging orders to stop homeowners speaking out about poor build quality in new homes; an allegation the warranty provider has denied.