News & Features

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

NHBC Regional Awards

NHBC takes the Pride in the Job Regional Awards online

Nov. 4, 2020

NHBC has held its Pride in the Job Regional Awards digitally. Housebuilder discovers how the events team harnessed technology to help the industry celebrate

HMI 2020 Chart 10

HMI 2020 - Home building before and after Covid-19

Nov. 4, 2020

Brian Green, editor of the Housing Market Report which is published this month, gives a preview of the detailed analysis that appears in the report, looks at the market and reveals the Top 25 house...

Mark Booth

The Interview - Mark Booth, Hayfield

Nov. 4, 2020

Mark Booth is md of Hayfield, an SME formed only three years ago. He talks to Suzie Mayes about making a name for the business and putting the customer first


Alternative living

Oct. 7, 2020

There is more to homes than those built for ownership. Suzie Mayes looks at alternative housing tenures and models


Training new talent with NHBC's first apprenticeship scheme

Oct. 7, 2020

NHBC has launched its first ever apprenticeship, aiming to develop the next generation of talent. Housebuilder finds out about the programme

Tariq Usmani

The Interview - Tariq Usmani, Henley Homes

Oct. 7, 2020

Tariq Usmani is ceo of London-based Henley Homes. He talks to Suzie Mayes about efficiencies, reading the pandemic and giving people a second chance