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Substandard transport infrastructure making housing crisis worse, architects claim

The “dire state” of the nation’s transport infrastructure is exacerbating the housin...

  • Jul 18, 2018
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Councils call for power to double tax on empty homes

Council leaders want the power to double the rate of council tax charged on homes that hav...

  • Jul 18, 2018
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Market turning ‘stagnant’ in some areas – MAB

Mortgage Advice Bureau has suggested the property market is turning “slightly stagnant...

  • Jun 06, 2018
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Spring Statement 2018 reaction: The Base Rate rises predicted ‘may not happen’ now – Philips

Following chancellor Philip Hammond’s Spring Statement speech at the House of Commons, i...

  • Mar 13, 2018
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Councils given £45m funding boost to support new builds

The government has announced a £45m cash injection to unlock council owned land and "kick...

  • Feb 16, 2018
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London Mayor approves affordable off-site construction homes for first-time buyers

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has approved plans for a 21-storey building in Croydon to be co...

  • Feb 13, 2018
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Jackson Cohen: Land banking review does not address fundamental issues

An urgent review into land banking was announced in the Autumn Budget last November, but R...

  • Jan 16, 2018
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Land banking review kicks off but broker admits ‘significant barriers’ persist

The government has kicked-off its land banking review potentially bringing new opportuniti...

  • Jan 15, 2018
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Stable, but modest housing market expected in 2018 – Halifax

Halifax expects annual house price growth to stay low and in the range of 0-3% in 2018, ac...

  • Dec 19, 2017
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On development: ‘That this is a growing market is unquestionable’ – Liz Syms

The chancellor indicated in the Budget that it may become a different landscape for develo...

  • Dec 19, 2017
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