Build back better: £600m to upgrade and refurbish NHS hospitals

NHS hospital staff, patients and visitors across all regions in England will benefit from refurbished wards, brand-new electrics and upgraded ventilation systems by next...

Plan to regenerate England’s cities with new homes

New measures to level up England’s cities, recover from the pandemic and help provide much-needed new homes have been set out by Housing Secretary...

Are construction SMEs ready for Brexit?

New research from Aldermore bank reveals that the main reason for the lack of Brexit preparations by UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the...

How will 2021 shape the places and spaces where we live,...

Nick Fairham, architect director at the Bristol studio of global architecture practice BDP, makes his top 5 predictions for next year. The hyperlocal high...

Construction suppliers fined £15m for breaking competition law

Following an investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), two UK-based companies who supply groundworks products to some of the nation’s largest construction...

Revamp of land disposal process to support SMEs and new entrants...

Homes England, the Government’s housing delivery agency, is simplifying how it engages with developers and housebuilders to bring its land to market. From July 2021...

What has been the impact of COVID-19 on housebuilding in the...

Housing programmes delivered by Homes England saw an overall decrease in starts and completions in the first half of 2020-21 compared to the same...

£50m Government demonstrator project aiming to upgrade energy efficiency of social...

A £50m Government demonstrator project, aimed at finding the best approach to upgrading the energy efficiency of social housing, has received significant interest from...

Homes England commits to building a safer future

Homes England, the Government’s housing delivery agency, has become a Registered Signatory of the Building Safety Charter. The Charter, developed by industry leaders and supported...

Foreign buyers are bulk buying London real estate to boost stamp...

International real estate experts on residency and citizenship through investment, Astons, has revealed the growing trend of bulk buying amongst foreign property buyers across...