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Improving the biodiversity of green roofs

Using living organisms such as bacteria or fungi, as an alternative to chemical fertilisers, can improve the soil biodiversity of green roofs, according to new research from the University of Portsmouth. Green roofs are covered with plants and vegetation and... View Article

Community group praises new homes

A community group representing residents living near a £6.1 million regeneration scheme in Rising Brook, Stafford has praised new homes built by the area’s leading provider of affordable homes, Stafford and Rural Homes (SARH). Members of the Burton Manor Community... View Article

Encon scoops regional Redrow Award

Encon Insulation is delighted to announce that it has been named Supplier of the Year at the South West Redrow Awards, at Dartington Hall in Devon. The regional Redrow Awards honour firms that have done great work in the industry.... View Article

Building plot for sale on Scottish island

Heylipol, Isle of Tiree, Argyll, PA 77 6TY Building Plot 0.25ha (half acre approx) with outline planning permission for a dwelling house in open countryside on the Scottish island of Tiree which is situated on the West Coast of Scotland.... View Article

Taylor Wimpey: full year result

Pete Redfern, Chief Executive, commented: “In 2016 we delivered an excellent performance set against an uncertain political and economic environment that stabilised in the final quarter. The outlook for 2017 is for ongoing stability and incremental price growth, which is... View Article

Introducing Allerton Construction

Allerton is a supplier and installer of Sewage Treatment Plant and Raw Sewage/Dirty Water Pump Stations. For Septic Tank conversions the company can install the Allerton ConSept. Allerton services, maintains and repairs all makes of Sewage Treatment Plant and Pump Stations. Allerton has... View Article

Ryder Architecture celebrate Best Companies success

Best Companies received entries from over 400 small companies across the UK and over 4.5m employees were surveyed to gain scores across leadership, engagement, wellbeing and benefits. Having maintained a three star status in the survey for the past five... View Article

New dates released for Manchester-based courses

New dates have been released for BSRIA’s centrally-based Manchester courses taking place between Thursday 2nd and Thursday 9th March 2017 and urges industry to book on. They are: Soft Landings Level 1 The BSRIA Soft Landings level 1 course will... View Article

Consent granted for 700 homes in Rothwell

Planners have given the green light to 700 new homes at Rothwell. Persimmon Homes aims to start work on the site, close to Desborough Road, in late 2017 with the infrastructure works, followed by a house build start in 2018,... View Article

Dedicated MMC Hub launched for UK housebuilders

A new on-line resource centre has been launched by NHBC to keep the housebuilding industry informed of the latest developments in relation to modern methods of construction (MMC). The website lists current building systems that NHBC has accepted as meeting... View Article

Surge in house hunters means 11 buyers chasing every property

NAEA Propertymark (National Association of Estate Agents) has issued its January Housing Report. Demand for properties The average number of prospective buyers registered per member branch in January was 425, a 10 per cent rise from December 2016 when estate agents... View Article

Lovell brings 47 homes to Derbyshire Peak District town

Construction has just got under way on The Coppice: a £12 million development set to bring 47 new homes to the town of Chapel-en-le-Frith, on the edge of the Derbyshire Peak District. Partnership housing specialist Lovell is developing the site,... View Article

BSRIA launches Brexit Topic Guide

BSRIA has launched a Brexit Topic Guide to cut through some of the smoke and mirrors surrounding Brexit. Launched this week, the At a Glance Guide, offers quick facts and key issues on a myriad of need to know issues.... View Article
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