The house building industry recently announced plans to increase the speed at which they build new homes. This is intended to help the government meet its target of delivering 1 million new homes by 2020. This blog explains how developers plan to do that, and what the impacts might be for the land market.
A new report prepared by the Centre for Economics and Business Research for Legal and General has examined the importance of the ‘Bank of Mum and Dad’ in helping people buy homes in the UK. But what does its role tell us about the state of the housing market? This blog explains.
It’s that time of year when the Campaign to Protect Rural England publishes statistics about development in the Green Belt and loudly proclaims that it is under siege from developers. But is that really true? Read on to find out.