Geze UK’s designer doors complement comfort and care

Billed as the ‘best in the UK’, Marie Curie’s new multi-million pound hospice in Solihull boasts state-of-the-art facilities, fixtures and fittings designed to provide comforting and enriching end-of-life care for patients. From whirlpool to widescreens, Jane Darbyshire and David Kendall... View Article

Danpalon vented rainscreen system – BRV

Free your creativity with a versatile solution that combines lightness; weatherproof protection and multiple aesthetic options, ideal for all rainscreen requirements. The system offers lightweight cladding materials ideal for new build and refurbishment projects. Available in a wide range of... View Article

New official stats slay rent myths

New official statistics published by the Office for National Statistics this morning show that rents in Great Britain grew by just 1.3% in the period May 2012 to May 2013, far below the rate of inflation. The British Property Federation... View Article

Help shape the future of sustainable refurbishment

BRE launched a new founding member’s initiative for users of the BREEAM Domestic Refurbishment scheme at the Chartered Institute of Housing’s annual conference in Manchester yesterday. Introduced in 2012, BREEAM Domestic Refurbishment provides a robust design and assessment method for... View Article

gbpartnerships scoops top award for second year running

Healthcare developer gbpartnerships has achieved a notable ‘double’ winning Property Developer of the Year for the second year running at the influential Health Investor Awards 2013. Managing Director Elaine Siew and Development Director David Acklam received the Award from journalist... View Article

JELD-WEN scoops Housebuilder Product Award

JELD-WEN, the UK’s leading manufacturer of timber windows, doors and stairs, has been awarded Best Internal/Interior Product for its fire-protected stairs at the Housebuilder Product Awards 2013. The inaugural Awards, which showcase and reward excellence and innovation amongst suppliers to... View Article

Demand expected to be high for Heywood Homes

Demand is expected to be high when an eagerly-awaited development of new homes is officially opened to the public next month in the popular market town of Heywood. Fairfield View is Persimmon Homes’ latest development in the region, providing 145... View Article

Promise of new homes at iconic site

Leading housebuilder Persimmon Homes is set to launch a further phase of 41 properties at the iconic former Goodyear site in Wolverhampton. The latest properties will be built on the land previously home to Promise House, fronting the Stafford Road... View Article

Important lessons on-line for designers of sustainable buildings

National construction and property consultancy Pick Everard has completed an innovative three year project that allows designers to share sustainable building know-how using the new online Lessons platform. Funded by the UK’s innovation agency, the Technology Strategy Board, as part... View Article