Suzie Mayes

Suzie Mayes

Reporting for House Building since 2007, House Building

Karl Hick

The Interview - Karl Hick, Larkfleet Homes

April 4, 2018

Karl Hick, ceo of Larkfleet Homes, talks to Suzie Mayes about Brexit fears, his company’s plans and why the sciences are important

James Hopkins

Growing quality - Hopkins Homes

April 4, 2018

Hopkins Homes, along with its sister company Hopkins & Moore, has enjoyed recent significant growth. Suzie Mayes talks to boss James Hopkins

Year Ahead

What 2018 has in store

Feb. 7, 2018

After yet another eventful 12 months, Suzie Mayes reports on the industry’s hopes and predictions for 2018

Helen Moore

The Interview - Helen Moore, City & Country

Feb. 7, 2018

Helen Moore is managing director of heritage developer City & Country. She talks to Suzie Mayes about the challenges and rewards of historic buildings

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Growing the market

Dec. 7, 2017

Legal & General’s New Build Club began in 2014, offering services for the new build market. Suzie Mayes talks to new build manager Craig Hall


The Interview - Jonathan Goring, Lovell

Dec. 6, 2017

In the summer of 2016, Jonathan Goring joined partnership housing specialist Lovell as md. Suzie Mayes talks to him about enjoying work and publicly owned land


Journey south - Mactaggart & Mickel is heading into England

Dec. 6, 2017

Scottish housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel has announced plans to branch into England, Suzie Mayes talks to ceo Ed Monaghan about what inspired the move

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The interview– Ian Sutcliffe, Countryside - Winning opportunities

Nov. 6, 2017

Housebuilder of the year Countryside is heading towards doubling the size of its business over a three-year period. Suzie Mayes talks to chief executive Ian Sutcliffe about how the mixed tenure business is managing growth, recognising opportunities and staying true to its ethos


The way ahead for offsite

Nov. 6, 2017

H+H and SIG have won Product of the Year at this year’s Housebuilder Awards for their SIG House System. Suzie Mayes sees it in action

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Fired up

Oct. 6, 2017

Spitfire Bespoke Homes has covered much ground in its first seven years of life. Suzie Mayes speaks to md David Jervis about growth, individual design and local markets