The government has announced plans to stimulate housebuilding in the UK by examining regulations in areas such as infrastructure and environmental requirements.
The Society of Local Authority Chief Executives and Senior Managers (SOLACE) has called for greater flexibility to allow councils to intervene in the housing market at a local level.
Sitematch London catches up with Shaun Andrews, head of London strategy and investor and developer planning, at Sitematch sponsor GL Hearn, which was recently acquired by Capita.
Following an initial meeting at Sitematch London, the regeneration of Hounslow town centre has moved a step closer with planning permission granted for the High Street Quarter, a scheme by Barratt London and Wilson Bowden.
There are new faces among the 23 local authorities and public sector landowners which have already confirmed their attendance at Sitematch London on 10 February 2016, with more to come.
Transport for London (TFL) has announced it will make enough land available to build 10,000 new homes in the coming decade.
Reading Prison is to be the first to be sold off under Michael Gove MP’s £1 billion “new for old” prison reform programme it has been announced.
Berkeley Homes, Barratt and Segro and Pacific Century Premium Developer (PCPD) are the three shortlisted for the second stage in selection of a master developer for Meridian Water, Enfield Council has announced.
Developer Cathedral is the latest company to join the line-up of Sitematch London sponsors.
Housing Minister Brandon Lewis has announced he will be setting up a panel of experts to help local authorities develop local plans.