Former secretary of state for housing Robert Jenrick spoke at the 2021 RESI Convention last week. As well as discussing the government’s housebuilding target, the minister talked about economic recovery and progress around introducing commonhold to replace leasehold.
2021-09-10T12:56:00+01:00By Mitchell Labiak
The commissioner of the London Fire Brigade (LFB) has called for urgent change in the building industry as the number of blocks of flats in London with fire safety failings passed an “unacceptable milestone” of 1,000.
2021-09-07T00:01:00+01:00By Anviksha Patel
Orchard Street has received planning approval to convert the former flagship Debenhams store in Leeds into a student-led mixed-use scheme, Property Week can reveal.
2021-09-07T15:52:00+01:00By Anviksha Patel
Hertsmere Borough Council has published its new draft local plan, which proposes developing an 850-home community close to proposed site of UK’s largest-ever film studios.
2021-08-19T00:30:00+01:00By Mitchell Labiak
Just under half of London’s local planning authorities have introduced or intend to introduce a ban on developement under the commercial-property-to-housing permitted development right (PDR) introduced this month, citing concerns over a loss of business space and poor-quality homes, a Property Week investigation has revealed.