Suzie Mayes

Suzie Mayes

Reporting for House Building since 2007, House Building


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

Bovis women

Everyone included

Dec. 7, 2018

With the industry’s need to attract a wider pool of talent, Suzie Mayes looks at the housebuilders that are promoting diversity and inclusion in their workplaces

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.

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UK Construction Week preview

Sept. 5, 2018

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

Suzie Mayes

A united front against the challenges ahead

July 4, 2018

Suzie Mayes looks at the importance of moving ahead as a united front during a time of relative calm

Stephen Wicks

The Interview - Stephen Wicks, Inland Homes

June 6, 2018

Stephen Wicks has evolved Inland Homes from a brownfield land specialist to a housebuilder with a recently established partnerships arm. Suzie Mayes reports

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Housebuilder Product Awards

June 6, 2018

Suzie Mayes takes a look at the winners of this year's Housebuilder Products Awards, whose achievements will be honoured at a winner's lunch this month

Joseph Rajah

The Interview - Joseph Rajah, Joseph Homes

May 2, 2018

Joseph Rajah established Joseph Homes during the bleakness of the downturn. He talks to Suzie Mayes about challenges and opportunities and design-led values

William Davis

Five-star housebuilders

May 2, 2018

Twenty housebuilders achieved five stars in the latest HBF/NHBC customer satisfaction survey. Suzie Mayes finds out what it takes to be five star