Expert comment

  • Climate change
    Online

    Our house is on fire – why we must start acting differently today

    2019-09-20T16:13:00Z

    The climate is in crisis. With the built environment responsible for 40% of total UK carbon emissions, it is vital that the property industry plays a leading role in making the move to net-zero-carbon mainstream.

  • Boris Johnson
    Insight

    Will PM inject new life into north?

    2019-09-19T23:00:00Z

    It has been just over five years since George Osborne first coined the term ‘northern powerhouse’ to describe his vision to unite the cities of the north and inject new investment to help regenerate the region.

  • Climate change
    Insight

    Time to wake up to climate crisis

    2019-09-18T23:00:00Z

    Today’s Global Climate Strike is a wake-up call for everyone. “Our house is on fire – let’s act like it. We demand climate justice for everyone,” is the call to arms by the strike’s organisers.

  • Proptech
    Insight

    Let’s get on top of the data detail

    2019-09-18T22:00:00Z

    By miscommunicating its scale and availability, proptech is doing the property industry a disservice. The root of this problem is found in its approach to data.

  • Mentoring
    Insight

    Mentoring can be of huge benefit

    2019-09-18T22:00:00Z

    Throughout their careers, most people will have received some level of career advice, be it from a manager, a friend, a parent or a colleague.

  • High street
    Insight

    Our high streets can be saved yet

    2019-09-12T23:00:00Z

    The challenges facing our high streets are well known. Brexit, squeezed incomes, business rates, major retail failures, online retail, unseasonably cold weather – the list goes on.

  • Solar panels
    Insight

    Green tech innovators required

    2019-09-12T23:00:00Z

    Intense wildfires in the Amazon, Siberia and Alaska are a stark reminder of the threat to our natural environment.

  • Digital technology property
    Insight

    Change is something to embrace

    2019-09-12T23:00:00Z

    This year’s Trailblazers entries are a testament to a sector that is getting more and more comfortable with new ideas and new ways of doing things.

  • Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson
    Insight

    Get this Brexit mess over with

    2019-09-12T23:00:00Z

    Honestly? I haven’t a clue. I can’t think of anything else to say to the steady stream of enquirers including several MP friends who ask: what on earth is going on in our politics and more to the point where is it all going to lead?

  • The Pro-Bono Challenge logo
    Insight

    It’s time to showcase good work

    2019-09-06T00:00:00Z

    Newcore Capital and Property Week are launching The Pro Bono Challenge at RESI this month.