Islington Council has published its 2017/18 budget, which includes £40m for the building of new council housing in the borough.
Plans for 400 new homes in Clapton, London, have been approved by councillors at Hackney Council.
Seventy per cent of UK house builders have reported a rise in materials prices due to the depreciation of the pound following the Brexit vote, according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).
Completions were up 4% for one of the UK’s largest house builders last year, a percentage increase half the size of the previous year’s.
A London borough’s plan to establish a £2bn development vehicle to carry out one of the largest regeneration programmes in the UK is at risk of being put on hold.
The government has announced the locations for 14 new garden villages across England.
A south London council’s bid for judicial review of the governments decision to block its attempt to remove leaseholders from an estate has been rejected.
Lambeth Council’s controversial proposals to redevelop an estate near Brixton in south London were lawful, a High Court judge has ruled.
The historic deal between a Chinese state-owned firm and a housing association to create six housebuilding factories in the UK has been hailed by the housing minister.
A giant Chinese construction firm has struck a historic £2.75bn joint venture with a social landlord to open six housebuilding factories in the UK, capable of producing 25,000 homes a year.
Clarion Housing Group has appointed Keepmoat to construct its £50m mixed-tenure development of 195 homes in London’s Maida Vale.
City Hall has today begun consulting on new guidelines for estates regeneration projects, which will inform planning policy and determine eligibility for grant funding.
An Indian real estate giant is seeking joint ventures as it plots a move into the UK market.
A housing association and a city council have agreed a joint venture to build 1,000 homes linked to National Living Wage levels.
Housing professionals have broadly welcomed a new government blueprint for overhauling run-down estates across England, coupled with a £32m funding boost.
The government is to inject an extra £32m into its flagship estate regeneration programme, ministers announced today.
Hyde Housing Group and house builder Hill have launched their first joint venture, for 287 homes in Brent.
An emergency package to house young working Londoners is urgently needed in the capital, according to a report from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).
L&Q has continued its push into private rented sector development with a deal in excess of £70m to build a 178-home residential development in west London.
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The Leeds City Region needs a major boost in its housing supply if it is to continue its economic growth, with a 30,000 home shortfall anticipated by 2021.
Northern areas should establish ‘housing boards’ which take control of public funding for housing supply in their areas, a commission investigating the housing crisis in the North has said.
The government’s forthcoming Estates Regeneration Strategy is likely to recommend the establishment of a centralised group of experts to assist with regeneration schemes.
Estate regeneration schemes in the North of England could be rendered unviable under the government’s £140m Estate Regeneration Programme, according to research published today.
Work has begun on Europe’s largest modular residential tower, which will be built entirely from units constructed in a factory in Bedford.
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is planning to roll together its borrowing powers with private funding to offer a £1bn Housing Investment Fund.
Regeneration should be about leaving a lasting legacy for communities, says Ian Burnett, chief executive, United Living
Resident engagement is a vital part of regenerating estates, says Housing Forum chair Andy von Bradsky
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Campaigners against an attempt to evict leaseholders from an estate are raising money to fight Southwark Council in the High Court.
Peabody has been given permission to build nearly 1,500 new homes under the mammoth 20,000-home Thamesmead regeneration project.
The British construction industry faces “inexorable decline” unless radical action is taken to modernise it, a government review has found.
Southwark Council will press ahead with a High Court challenge to the government’s blocking of its plan to compulsorily purchase homes on the Aylesbury Estate.
A south London borough is seeking a build-to-rent development partner for a 250-home scheme which will use a new ‘living rent’ model.
An influential group of large London housing associations has warned flexibility is needed on the government’s Starter Homes policy to drive estate regeneration in London.
In the febrile world of London housing politics, regeneration has become a dirty word. Labour mayor Sadiq Khan is now set to publish a ‘best practice guide’ on the topic. Pete Apps finds out more
A major cross-river extension of an east London railway line has been announced, opening the door for 11,500 homes to be built in a huge regeneration project.
Generational inequality rather than a lack of supply has been the primary driver of declining homeownership over the last 10 years, according to a review commissioned by the Labour Party.
The government’s official housebuilding statistics exclude a fifth of all new build completions, according to a report by the Home Builders Federation (HBF).
The secretary of state has rejected a London council’s bid to move residents out of an estate earmarked for demolition because it would breach their human rights.
Sadiq Khan has confirmed City Hall is planning a tariff system for affordable housing, but has not confirmed the percentage.
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Andy Burnham has pledged to renegotiate the terms of Greater Manchester’s devolved £300m housing pot to invest cash in building affordable homes for rent.
Keepmoat will move into offsite construction this year as it continues to strengthen the housebuilding arm of its business.
Lambeth has no choice but to redevelop Cressingham Gardens, says Matthew Bennett
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A joint bid by two housing associations and a contractor has made the final shortlist for a massive £2bn regeneration programme in north London.
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Development teams are reassessing ambitious plans to build more than 175,000 homes over the next five years, as Brexit threatens to unleash turmoil in the housing market.
Despite all the uncertainty of the last week, when the dust settles on the referendum the UK will still have a housing crisis - and it will still have a huge demand for homes.
A major affordable homes builder said it has “dismissed” the government’s £140m regeneration fund and is pursuing private funding instead, during a session at Housing 2016.
The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) hopes to use its direct commissioning pilots to set up a housebuilding model that can be replicated by local authorities and other public sector organisations.
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