News & Features

The latest news, features, comment and analysis of the UK housebuilding market covering policy, regulation, planning, technology, new developments and products

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Green for go on design

July 3, 2019

Mark Smulian looks at new government home design demands


The local election effect

July 3, 2019

As political uncertainty continues at a national level, Suzie Mayes turns to the recent local elections to discover a level of change that could impact development

Chris Tinker

The Interview - Chris Tinker, Crest Nicholson

July 3, 2019

After more than 30 years with the business, Chris Tinker has become Crest Nicholson’s interim ceo, heading the company until September. He talks to Suzie Mayes

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Five steps to better mental health

June 5, 2019

Ben Roskrow talks to Lighthouse Charity chairman Bill Hill about the mental health crisis facing the industry

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Housebuilder Product Awards 2019

June 5, 2019

We showcase the winners of this year’s Housebuilder Product Awards, whose achievements will be honoured at a winner’s lunch this month

Joanne Casey

The Interview - Joanne Casey, Mactaggart & Mickel

June 5, 2019

Joanne Casey was appointed as the first md of Mactaggart & Mickel’s Homes England division in January. She talks to Suzie Mayes about her plans