Dave Sheridan

  • Welsh housing

    Right to buy is wrong approach


    When right to buy came into effect in the mid-1980s, rising house prices and surging inflation created the hope there would be a mass movement of wealth from the state to individuals. The market today is far more complex.

  • Net zero

    Net zero: there’s no time to dither


    Everyone agrees that living more sustainably is a necessity if the UK economy is to successfully transition to net zero by 2050 – and there is no time for dither or delay.

  • Housebuilding

    It’s time to diversify housing supply


    Two policy changes stood out in long-awaited planning white paper ‘Planning for the future’ – the government’s blueprint for replacing England’s outdated, post-war planning rulebook with a radically new system.

  • Modular housing

    Modular homes are the future


    Just over a month before much of the world went into lockdown, at the 50th World Economic Forum in Davos, session after session was devoted to tackling the climate crisis.

  • 10 Downing Street

    Please, prime minister, remember the built environment


    Dear prime minister, today is a busy day but I am sure catching up on Property Week is at the top of your in-tray.