Is this the end of new social housebuilding?

Patrick Mooney of Mooney Thompson Consulting comments The chancellor of the exchequer has committed the government to a huge investment in new house building over the next four years – but the emphasis is all on housing for sale. Development... View Article

White Paper on future building trends

BSRIA has launched a White Paper on ‘Future Building Trends – Impacts – Solutions’, which asks: “What do you think will be the biggest, most relevant changes in buildings now and over the next 10 years, what will be the... View Article

London Central Portfolio responds to CML figures

Figures reported today by the Council of Mortgage Lenders have shown gross mortgage lending for the UK on the rise overall. Over £220 billion was lent in 2015 –the highest since 2008 and an 8 per cent increase over 2014. However, research conducted by London... View Article

CML: Gross mortgage lending up 8 per cent in 2015

The Council of Mortgage Lenders estimated that gross mortgage lending reached £19.9 billion in December 2015. This is 3 per cent lower than November (£20.5 billion), but 23 per cent higher than December 2014 (£16.2 billion). The estimated total for the year is thus £220.3... View Article