Site Development No Longer the Job of UK Homebuilders
Homebuilders used to do all the work: Buy land, achieve a use change and build roads, then build and sell the homes. But now land investors do that — here’s why.
New UK Housing Sector Investor Advice
As institutional investors venture into the rental market after a half-decade’s absence, private investors are considering how to-let housing might work for them, too. The news in March 2013 that Prudential Property Investment Management Division UK was growing an investment residential property portfolio signalled an important and interesting shift in both the housing and investment sectors.
Land Planning Tied to Multiple Local Economic Factors
Local planning authorities (LPAs) deal with more than just housing zone changes. New homes are one component of environmental, economic and life-quality considerations.
Is New Housing Construction Encouraged in the National Planning Policy Framework?
It’s a myth that sustainability goals of the NPPF will get in the way of development. Quite the contrary – newer housing and development only needs to be smarter.