Building sustainably to meet homeowner demands

Authored by Chris Coxon, Group Head of Marketing at Eurocell plc Over the past decade the public has become increasingly aware of sustainability issues, demanding greater consideration to be given to the issue in everything that they use and buy.... View Article

SOUND THE ALARM

When it comes to the detection of smoke, heat and carbon monoxide (CO) in high rise buildings, it is vital to get it right first time. With this in mind, it’s crucial to be aware of the most effective alarm... View Article

Linden Homes acquires land to deliver 745 homes

Leading housebuilder, Linden Homes, has completed a major land deal to deliver 745 much-needed homes in Thanet, Kent. The 54-acre development will provide a mix of one, two, three and four-bedroom homes, with 25 percent of homes on site being... View Article

Multi-million pound construction partnership agreed

A deal worth £160m has been struck between a housing association and four construction companies to deliver hundreds of homes across Gloucestershire and the West of England, it has been announced today. Bromford, which owns 44,000 homes in the Midlands... View Article

Delivering Housing that is Resilient to Fire and Climate Change

A forthcoming conference, Resilient Housing, a collaboration between Modern Masonry, Brick Development Association, The Building Centre and The Concrete Centre will be providing the latest guidance and technical expertise to enable the design and delivery of long-lasting and high-performance homes.... View Article

FUTUREBUILD 2020 LEADS THE WAY IN THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION

Once regarded as a traditional industry, construction has gone through a revolution in recent years with the adoption of digital methods and techniques. While many companies have embraced this shift, there are those who are at a much earlier stage... View Article

Construction input needed for Brexit preparations, says FMB

Construction should not be overlooked by the Government in no-deal Brexit preparation says the Federation of Master Builders in response to the construction PMI data published today showing that output in September declined at second-sharpest pace since 2009. The fall... View Article

Housebuilder Story Homes wins three UK Property Awards

Housing developer Story Homes is delighted to announce that it has been recognised by the prestigious UK Property Awards, winning three accolades for ‘Best Residential Development’. Aspen Grange in Carlisle, Chancel Place in Longhoughton and Willows Edge in Wrea Green... View Article

Luxury Homes Near Market Bosworth Approved

Award-winning Midlands developer Springbourne Homes has received full planning permission for a stunning new site in Leicestershire. Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council has given the Warwickshire-based firm the green light to build 19 luxury homes on a 10 acre plot... View Article

Work Starts on Affordable Housing Developments

Work has started on site as Rollalong, the largest permanent offsite construction company in the south of England, announces a £6.3 million partnership with pioneering regeneration company Be First. Modern methods of construction (MMC) specialist Rollalong has been appointed to... View Article