The Cooperative Councils Innovation Network’s (CCIN) Housing Commision is looking for evidence of council enabled cooperative and community led housing
Custom build homes and offsite manufacturing must be a key element of long-term strategic plans for the Northern Powerhouse vision, says AECOM
A recent report found that homeless ex-service personnel self build projects provid considerable social and economic benefits
4 out of 5 housing SMEs have departed the market since the last housing boom in 1988 found LendInvest research. These SMEs must now be supported, to encourage new start ups to bolster the housing supply market, and deliver on a social and economic local level.
A recent Garden Cities Alliance event looked at the future for the new garden towns and villages, and how custom build could be factored in with a community-led housing approach
400,000 workers are needed to plug the UK construction skills gap, says the Arcadis Talent Scale report on the labour crisis in housing and infrastructure
The National Custom and Self Build Association (NaCSBA) has announced the launch of the Right to Build Expert Task Force, a pivotal support structure that will facilitate custom build growth in the UK.
Shelter’s briefing paper sets out solutions that government can implement to help reduce the grip that the volume builders have over the market, and the consequences of high-cost/low-volume housing.
The Federation of Master Builders has found that 70% of UK builders have seen a materials price hike since the EU referendum triggered Brexit.
A new collaboration between the National CLT Network, UK Cohousing Network and CDS Cooperatives will bring on more and easier-to-achieve community-led housing.