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


Strengthening trust

Oct. 3, 2018 Feature

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 Feature

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

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Leading the way in staff recruitment and retention

Oct. 3, 2018 Feature

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


Creating communities

Oct. 3, 2018 Feature

YTL Developments and Buckland Development are separately cultivating new communities on large sites. Suzie Mayes finds out more

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HMI Report 2018 - on the right road, but look out for potholes ahead

Oct. 3, 2018

Brian Green, editor of the Housing Market Intelligence report which is published this month, previews the findings of the detailed analysis the report

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UK Construction Week preview

Sept. 5, 2018 Feature

UK Construction Week returns for a fourth turn at the Birmingham NEC in October. Suzie Mayes reports

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Hill climbing to new peaks

Sept. 5, 2018 Feature

Ben Roskrow talks to Hill ceo, Andy Hill who has grown the firm into the third biggest privately owned and family controlled housebuilder in the UK

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Housebuilder SWOT 2018

Sept. 5, 2018

Ben Roskrow reveals the results of Housebuilder’s 2018 SWOT analysis of the UK new homes industry

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Healthy, happy homes at the Housing Design Awards

July 4, 2018 Feature

This year the Housing Design Awards celebrated a range of schemes with a mix of ideas for supporting people’s happiness, health and wellbeing