Plans submitted for bespoke homes in Dirleton

CALA Homes has submitted carefully designed plans for a development of 36 homes in a popular East Lothian village. Following extensive engagement with local residents and the Dirleton Village Association, the developer has sought to design the site in a... View Article

Gradon Architecture’s Newcastle town square scheme gets underway

Work has started to transform an area of Newcastle into a modern market square after planning approval was granted. The Newcastle Great Park Town Centre development will deliver a £5m mixed-use building comprising affordable residential units and retail spaces along with a town square, pub and... View Article

Home sales begin at 2,000-unit Berkshire scheme

The first sales have begun at a major regeneration development at the former Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) Arborfield Garrison site in Berkshire, developer Crest Nicholson announced. The scheme will include 2,000 new homes, 62 ha of new public space, a new primary and secondary schools,... View Article

NCH bungalow scheme to meet local demand

As the Building a Better Nottingham programme continues to transform Lenton, Nottingham City Homes (NCH) and Nottingham City Council (NCC) have unveiled the next phase of new homes. The latest phase which sits just off Derby Road in the footprint... View Article

BAL case study: Hale Barns, Cheshire

Project Name: 6-bedroom mansion Location: Hale Barns, Cheshire Description: High quality tiling throughout six-bedroom, five-bathroom property in the heart of Cheshire. BAL products used: ADHESIVES: BAL Rapidset Flexible, BAL Supercover Rapidset Flex, BAL Supercover Rapidset, BAL Single Part Flexible GROUT: BAL... View Article

£100m regeneration scheme to deliver 239 homes in Surrey

Developer Crest Nicholson has received the green light to deliver 239 new homes and nearly 10,000m² of retail and leisure space set in a new Town square in Farnham, Surrey. The Brightwells scheme will deliver 239  homes, including 167 for private... View Article

Kingspan OPTIM-R installed on sustainable London housing

The superior thermal performance of the Kingspan OPTIM-R Flooring System has helped a new residential development in the fashionable area of Battersea Village to meet its strict sustainability goals. Cobalt Place is part of international property developer Lendlease’s masterplan for... View Article

Passivhaus scheme in Warwickshire gets the go-ahead

Planning permission has been granted for Warwickshire’s first ever Passivhaus scheme, announced the Warwickshire Rural Housing Association (WRHA). The development in Wootten Wawen will comprise 12 properties for affordable rent and two for shared ownership, all designed and built to the... View Article

Vicaima turn on design flair at Electricity House

Vicaima innovative door designs have been featured prominently in a landmark city centre project for Crest Nicholson, which sees a modern apartment complex created in a former 1930s iconic utility building. Electricity House has stood at the very heart of... View Article

Work starts on 91 new affordable homes in West Oxfordshire

Construction has begun on an exciting new development of 91 affordable homes in Chipping Norton, West Oxfordshire, England. Leading affordable housing provider Stonewater are working with West Oxfordshire District Council and contractors Bellway Homes to deliver the scheme on Burford Road, which will... View Article

Boost to London housing from 1,000 homes built to rent

Housing Minister Brandon Lewis have welcomed two multi-million pound deals that will see over 1,000 new build-to-rent homes constructed in London. The schemes comprise 636 homes at the Newfoundland Building in Canary Wharf and 400 homes at Ferry Lane, Walthamstow. They are part the government’s... View Article