Flagship mixed-use scheme contract win for NG Bailey

NG Bailey’s Engineering division has clinched a £4.5 million mechanical & electrical (M&E) installation contract as part of a flagship £25 million development that is helping to advance Reading’s bid to gain ‘city’ status. Working alongside main contractor, Galliford Try,... View Article

Quality awards for 14 Redrow site managers

Taking Pride in the Job has paid off for 14 Redrow Homes’ site managers who have been ranked among the top 3% in the UK. Some 15,000 site managers were assessed by judges in the National House Building Council (NHBC)... View Article

Canning Town development shortlisted for award

An acclaimed regeneration scheme in the heart of London’s East End has been nominated for a national property award. English Cities Fund’s (ECf) – a joint venture between Muse Developments, Legal and General Property and the Homes and Communities Agency... View Article

Affordable new homes launched in Shoreditch

Genesis has launched a collection of modern new homes in the heart of trendy Shoreditch. The first phase at Mondrian is made up of just 14 one and two bedroom affordable apartments suited for young professionals looking for a home... View Article

Panoramic views of London from Paramount House

For many years 162-170 Wardour Street was the London headquarters of Paramount Studios, located at the heart of the capital’s music, film and advertising industry. However, in 2011 this seven-storey building within Soho’s Conservation Area, was acquired by award winning... View Article

Abode, Cambridge – a modern interpretation of traditional architecture

Countryside’s award-winning Abode is a beautifully designed collection of sustainable new homes at Great Kneighton, Trumpington in Cambridge. The designs are a modern interpretation on traditional Cambridgshire architecture, and combine ‘city’ style with a traditional village layout. The development provides 306 new homes... View Article

Flagship redevelopment undergoes topping out

A regeneration scheme in East London has marked the completion of a new apartment block with a Topping Out ceremony. English Cities Fund (ECf) – a joint venture between Muse Developments, Legal and General Property and the Homes and Communities... View Article

Academy helping local people into employment

Sanctuary Group has joined forces with local partners in Worcester to set up a formal training academy at its development in St John’s, creating genuine career prospects for local people within the construction industry. The leading housing and care provider... View Article

McCarthy & Stone announces record new planning consents

McCarthy & Stone, Britain’s leading builder of retirement housing, has announced a record 31 planning consents in the last five months (January-May 2014). The new consents will deliver a total of 1102 units with a forward sales value of £250... View Article

Vent-Axia donates ventilation for waste house

Leading British ventilation manufacturer Vent-Axia is delighted to announce that it has donated ventilation equipment to the innovative Waste House project, which is launched today, Tuesday 10 June 2014, in an opening ceremony held at Brighton University. The Crawley-based firm... View Article