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

Ben Roskrow

Rising to the challenge of a critical media

Nov. 7, 2018 Comment

Ben Roskrow reminds us that there is much to admire in an under fire industry

Baseley-Stewart

Keeping housing at the top of the political agenda

Nov. 7, 2018 Comment

HBF executive chairman Stewart Baseley says that there are a mass of issues related to housing and new homes delivery that need addressing

Richard Jones

Assessing land value in uncertain times

Nov. 7, 2018 Comment

Richard Jones, partner at Arcadis, says that the issue of the relationship between cost and value needs to be monitored

Robert Lee

The residential disrupters

Nov. 7, 2018 Comment

If Amazon has disrupted retail, and WeWork the office, what is residential’s disrupter? Robert Lee, DAC Beachcroft’s head of residential, takes a look

Paul Turton

Local homes by local people

Nov. 7, 2018 Comment

Paul Turton, head of sales – development finance, at United Trust Bank details the advantages of using local smaller builders on sites

Emma Kane

The value of trust

Nov. 7, 2018 Comment

Emma Kane, chief executive of Newgate Communications, outlines the importance of trust to any organisation

Sarah White

Building for multigenerational living

Nov. 7, 2018 Comment

Sarah White, residential sector manager at British Gypsum, says that today’s modern home involves multigenerational living - a trend that is on the rise acro...

Ben Roskrow

The great Help to Buy debate

Oct. 3, 2018 Comment

Ben Roskrow takes a look at the issues surrounding the future of Help to Buy

Richard Jones

Encouraging innovation in resi

Oct. 3, 2018 Comment

Arcadis partner Richard Jones says that there are good examples of innovation in the delivery of new homes – and these need support

Alex Reid

What’s in a name?

Oct. 3, 2018 Comment

Alex Reid, account director at Newgate, says it is time that “affordable” housing options are redefined