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

Salford homeless hostel to become training centre for youngsters

A disused homeless hostel is set to be transformed into a shared accommodation with gym and computer suite for young people. The Petrie Court on Cromwell Road, Lower Kersal will get a £2 million refurbishment and provide people aged 16-25 with a stable place to live while... View Article
St Luke's Park, Runwell

A landmark development – St Luke’s Park is coming soon

Award winning developer Countryside, in partnership with the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA), will shortly be releasing its latest landmark development – an exceptional collection of 575 apartments and traditional homes, as part of the exciting regeneration of the former Runwell Hospital,... View Article

Work gets underway on the Broughton Bypass

Construction of the Broughton Bypass is officially underway following a ceremony on Monday 11 January. The new road will help boost the local economy and create jobs and reduce congestion and pollution in the centre of the village. The bypass will... View Article

Calls for rethink on Crossrail 2 station in Dalston

Hackney Council is calling for a fundamental rethink over proposals for a new Crossrail 2 station in Dalston, which would see homes and businesses demolished and Ridley Road Market disrupted. The Council has also urged Transport for London not to... View Article