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 new Government Housing Implementation Taskforce is set to bring on more UK housing, as Prime Minister, Theresa May, chairs the inaugural meeting.
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.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has brought forwards 10 small publicly-owned sites as a pilot programme for providing development opportunities for the capital’s small- and medium-enterprise building sector. The sites, […]
The Local Government Association (LGA) has found that there are over 423,000 homes with planning permission in place that are still waiting to be built in England and Wales.
The Wildlife Trusts has called on government to build nature-friendly communities, releasing guidelines on developing environmentally conscious, quality housing to repair the recent and rapid decline of wildlife habitats.
The Co-operative Councils Innovation Network’s (CCIN) Community-led Housing Report supports local authorities with bringing on community-led housing.
The Right To Build Task Force is supporting Fareham Borough Council in working towards providing custom and self-build plot opportunities at Welborne Garden Village.
New planning fees come into force on the 17 January 2018, including fees for Permissions in Principle, which commence in 1 June 2018
The new Homes England replaces the Homes and Communities Agency, adding land purchase to its remit in a drive to increase the amount of developable land being brought forward for housing.