Housing

Infrastructure needed to achieve one million homes target


Infrastructure, while essential for jobs, economic growth and productivity, is a complex issue.

Homes England chooses eight additional partners for affordable homes plan


Homes England has awarded eight additional partners with a contract to build affordable homes.

Roofing Cladding & Insulation Show Returns with new Thought-Leadership Conference Programme


The Roofing Cladding & Insulation Show (RCI), returns to Coventry on 27th – 28th March 2019 and is now open for free ticket registration.

Preventing the Predictable: 21st Century Crime Prevention


Focus on accommodation for older people Secured by Design (SBD), the national police crime prevention initiative, works closely with the Police Service around the UK to design out crime at the planning stage. We work in many building sectors, including  providing secure accommodation for older

SBD National Building Approval gathers pace with 3,000 buildings added over the last six months


An innovative scheme run by SBD makes it simpler, quicker and cheaper for companies commissioning construction work to include building security.

Secured by Design combine with developers to protect tens of thousands of homes


Many developers around the country have been working with Secured by Design to incorporate proven crime prevention techniques into new and refurbished homes.

UK House Price Index: January 2017


The North East saw the lowest annual price growth with an increase of 2.2%.

Examined: The Neighbourhood Planning and Infrastructure Bill


Neighbourhood Planning and Infrastructure Bill tackles planning laws and infrastructure.

Construction, football, girls and turning to youth to fill the skills shortage


If the government was a football club, it would be short on players and turning to youth to fill gaps left by the lack of senior pros.

Government to directly build affordable homes


The building of new homes on publicly owned land will be directly commissioned to allow construction to be fast tracked.