News & Features

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

40 facts

Fact checks with NHBC

Nov. 6, 2018

Clive Turner, NHBC Foundation’s research manager, reviews its latest publication – 40 facts, homes, housing and house building today

Viewpoint Nov 2018 Graph

Help to Buy – a plaster on an intergenerational wound

Nov. 6, 2018

David O’Leary, policy director at the Home Builders Federation, examines the impact of the eventual end of Help to Buy

David Smith

The Interview - Dave Smith, St Modwen Homes

Nov. 5, 2018

Suzie Mayes talks to Dave Smith, md of St Modwen Homes, a housebuilder which has performed well at this year’s Housebuilder Awards.


Strengthening trust

Oct. 3, 2018

Suzie Mayes speaks about the government's plans to introduce a new homes ombudsman to deal with customer complaints and strengthen quality

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The Interview - Stephen Teagle, Galliford Try Partnerships

Oct. 3, 2018

Stephen Teagle is head of Galliford Try Partnerships, a division which works with public and private sector partners. Suzie Mayes reports

Jake Dominy William Davis

Leading the way in staff recruitment and retention

Oct. 3, 2018

Mark Smulian looks at some of the industry’s potential solutions to the skills crisis facing housebuilders