Planning ganted for 580 homes in West Lancashire

IBI Group’s plans for 580 homes on a 100-acre site at Yew Tree Farm, Burscough, West Lancashire have been given the green light. The development will help to address the housing shortage in West Lancashire and will include affordable homes... View Article

Plans submitted for eight homes in Angus village

Affordable housing provider Carling Property Group wants to build eight homes for over-55s in the Angus village of Inverkeilor. Plans submitted last week to Angus Council are for new-build terraced one-storey homes on half an acre of land behind the... View Article

Over 30 new homes to be built in Wavendon

Mears New Homes has been awarded a new contract to deliver a mixed tenure development of 34 new homes for Lea Valley Developments, at The Gables, Lower End Road, Wavendon, Milton Keynes. The development will create a fully integrated and... View Article

Potential Perth and Kinross developers urged to act now

Property consultants Bidwells is encouraging residents, landowners and potential developers to make representations regarding Perth and Kinross’s Local Development Plan before the public consultation ends on 16 March. The Council is asking for residents and businesses to share their views on how the... View Article

Winner of the WAN Residential Award 2015 announced

French architects Babin+Renaud won the WAN Residential Award 2015 for the Aluminum Tip project. The winner was selected from six shortlisted projects that were chosen by the WAN jury panel of industry leaders including Richard Doone, Director of Doone Silver Architects, James Everitt, Director of... View Article

Zehnder takes part in Manchester residential building refurb

The refurbishment of 32 flats and 6 bungalows at Erneley Close, Longsight, Manchester was part of Eastlands Homes’ £180 million decent homes programme and is the UK’s first large-scale Passive House retrofit. The objective was to achieve the PassivHaus EnerPHit Standard of... View Article

Housing development in rural parish built to Passive House standards

Passive House developments are required to be energy efficient, comfortable and affordable, so it was essential that a quality heat recovery (MVHR) ventilation system was specified, enabling the properties to meet stringent energy performance criteria and achieve a comfortable all-year-round indoor climate.... View Article

McBaines Cooper architect decorates new homes in Hemel Hempstead

An imaginatively designed development of homes will be giving local families a much-needed opportunity to get on the housing ladder. Hightown Housing Association’s Park Lane development will include 15 two-and-three bedroom homes – some detached, some semi-detached and some in... View Article

Novus to deliver affordable housing in Stoke-on-Trent

Novus Property Solutions has been contracted to deliver 22 affordable properties at the site of a derelict pub in Staffordshire. The construction will include properties of different styles and sizes, including six two-bed bungalows, 10 two-bed houses and six one-bed flats.... View Article

Planning permission granted at Ebbsfleet Garden City

Lee Evans Partnership (LEP) is working with Land Securities and the Ebbsfleet Development Corporation (EDC) to deliver the next phase of the Ebbsfleet Garden City. The area, known as Castle Hill South, includes the first Local Neighbourhood Centre and comprises over 120 new... View Article
Example of The Lismore house style that will be available on site

Work starts on new homes at former school site

A leading housebuilder has begun work on a £13 million housing scheme at a former school site in Johnstone. Persimmon Homes West Scotland has started construction on Scholars Green – a development consisting of 144 new homes including a mixture... View Article