PegasusLife celebrates first anniversary

PegasusLife, the developer of aspirational retirement homes which launched just a year ago has already purchased 28 sites and has ambitions for a similar number over the next 12 months. With its first site, Atlantic Rise in Bude, weeks away... View Article

Affordable housing debt guarantees pass £1 billion mark

More than £1 billion has been unlocked from the market to build new affordable homes thanks to the government’s strong economic record, Housing Minister Brandon Lewis said on the 6th November 2014. The minister said this new milestone highlighted how “The... View Article

NAPIT sponsors successful UK Sustainability Conference

NAPIT is delighted to have sponsored FutureBuild 2014, a brand new UK sustainability conference, which was held at Sheffield City Hall on 5th-6th November. FutureBuild 2014 focused on the sustainability of housing, renewable energy and community energy schemes and was... View Article

State of the art housing development

Community artists gathered in Taunton this week to see the fruits of their labours unveiled at a special showcase event. Groups, including schools, residential nursing homes, and a centre for people with learning disabilities have created art displays on hoardings... View Article

40 months growth ends in prime outer London

Prices fell -0.2% in October, the first fall registered since May 2011 Annual growth slowed to 10.1%, which exceeded a figure of 8.4% in October 2013 Fulham recorded the largest decrease, an area with a high number of properties that... View Article

Deal will lead to thousands of new housebuilding jobs

Tens of thousands of new housebuilding jobs and apprenticeships will be up for grabs for years to come under a deal struck 5th November 2014 between ministers and the industry. Government-led efforts have got Britain building – in the last... View Article

From trainee to trainer – in just 18 months

A high-achiever from Essex is closing in on her 100th house sale – just 18 months after joining a leading regional builder as a trainee. Toni Brewster, who lives in Maldon, was appointed sales trainee at Persimmon Homes Essex in... View Article

Young Brits can get Britain building

Young Brits should benefit from the thousands of apprenticeships and jobs now up for grabs as housebuilders look to build more homes in the year ahead, Housing Minister Brandon Lewis said on the 5th November 2014. Housebuilding companies are recruiting... View Article

Barratt Homes shows face for Movember

Leading housebuilder Barratt Homes has launched fundraising campaigns at Ballerup Village in East Kilbride and Cathkin Rise in Cambuslang in support of the Movember Foundation. For the month of November, construction, sales and office staff from across the West Scotland... View Article