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Assetz Capital secures additional £25m from British Business Investments

British Business Investments (BBI), a commercial subsidiary of the British Business Bank, has committed an additional £25m to Assetz Capital, the property-focused marketplace lender,...

Construction starts on new government hub in Peterborough

Construction has begun on a major new government hub in Peterborough, Cabinet Office Minister Julia Lopez has announced today. The new hub, due to be...

Innovative, sustainable flooring solutions: Fit for a better normal

We Brits spend around £30bn on household goods and improvements every year. It’s undoubtedly already a huge industry. But this year, under pandemic-induced lockdown...

Flexibility and adaptability are now the driving force behind kitchen design

People have learnt to adapt to a different way of living in recent times and this is certain to have a significant impact on...

New tax will stamp on foreign property developers

A stamp duty surcharge to be introduced in April next year is going to seriously impact overseas developers and could cause inflation, say tax...

Is building in airspace the future?

Building products looks at the impact that ‘building in airspace’ will have following the new permitted development rights (PDR) brought in by government. Building upwards...

West Burton C Power Station granted development consent

The application for the proposed West Burton C Power Station has been granted development consent by the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and...

Build, build, build – analysis of Boris Johnson’s new deal

Panel Steve Richmond – Head of Marketing & Technical, REHAU Adam Tusk – Chief Operating Officer SIDERISE Group Ltd and Chairman of the Construction...

Grenfell Tower: Three years on – the race to prevent another...

Aluminium Composite Material was blamed for the Grenfell Tower disaster, but the real culprit was probably a surprisingly poor culture aided by pressure to...

London housebuilders are pocketing the biggest new-build profits

Property developer StripeHomes has revealed that London new-build homes are currently selling for 102% more than the cost of construction, meaning new-build homebuyers in...