Suzie Mayes

Suzie Mayes

Reporting for House Building since 2007, House Building


Tim Banks

The Interview - Tim Banks, Octagon Developments

Aug. 27, 2019

Tim Banks is ceo of Octagon Developments, a Surrey-based luxury housebuilder that is now planning more affordable homes alongside premium ones

Election

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 also impact

Suzie Mayes

Changing times on a local and national level

July 3, 2019

The local elections have added yet more uncertainty for some housebuilders, says Suzie Mayes

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

Future Homes question

The Future Homes question

May 1, 2019

Suzie Mayes looks at the little we know about the Future Homes Standard, announced in the government’s Spring Statement, and what the industry thinks

Ben and Jonathan

The Interview - Jonathan Cranley & Ben Leather, Spitfire Bespoke Homes

May 1, 2019

Ben Leather and Jonathan Cranley are regional managing directors of the rapidly growing Spitfire Bespoke Homes. They talk to Suzie Mayes

Design

Grand design

March 6, 2019

The government has called upon housebuilders to build more beautiful homes. But what does this mean? Suzie Mayes finds out

Nick Stonley

The Interview - Nick Stonley, Millwood Designer Homes

March 6, 2019

Nick Stonley is the new md of Millwood Designer Homes, taking over from the well-known John Elliott. He talks to Suzie Mayes about his vision for the company

Feb19-Cover

The Year Ahead - what's in store for 2019?

Feb. 11, 2019

In 2018, the industry endured another year of political and economic uncertainty. Suzie Mayes quizzes the industry on its hopes for this year

Joanne Casey

Heading down south

Feb. 11, 2019

Joanne Casey has started the new year on a very good note, becoming the first managing director of Mactaggart & Mickel’s Homes England division. She talks to Suzie Mayes