The Housing Advisers Programme, an innovative scheme set up by the Local Government Association to help councils overcome housing challenges in their local areas, has opened for funding bids. Last […]
The Right to Build Expo Glasgow will bring together leading experts and advisors in the world of Custom and Self-build to provide a snapshot of the current picture in Scotland.
Dover District Council has announced a new Community-led Housing and Self Build Conference and grants to bring on local, affordable community-led housing schemes for local people.
Teignbridge District Council has announced a 20-plot dedicated Custom Build site, the result of a clever bit of planning white space created by a larger development.
The Right to Build Expo, London, is a jam-packed day sharing experiences and learnings from the Right to Build Task Force and wide range of projects and stakeholders in Custom Build.
CrowditBuildit has tested its equity-based crowdfunding model, building six new homes with crowdfunded development finance.
Cherwell District Council is piloting a 5% deposit mortgage scheme, with the council offering access to finance for locals to build at Graven Hill in Bicester.
Teignbridge District Council is to pilot a new long-term evidence tool for self-build and custom build housing, along with its Greater Exeter Strategic Plan (GESP) Partners.
Government has published the revised National Planning Policy Framework draft, detailing its proposals for building more houses by streamlining planning. And its seeking input on the provision of a small sites requirement for Local Authorities.
The Right to Build Task Force has shared the English Right to Build legislation experience with Dutch national and local government at a one-day conference.