Posts by Debbie Warner

Planting new trees near your home

Planting new trees near your home

by on Wednesday 22 March, 2017 in Homeowner advice, Moving Homes, New Homes

It’s the most popular time of year for decorating and renovating your home and it is also a good time for planting trees and shrubs ready for those lazy days in the...

Landlords of the future

Landlords of the future

by on Friday 17 March, 2017 in Industry News

Recent research from Countrywide, the UK's largest property services group, shows that Britain’s property investors have been remarkably resilient in recent months....

UK house-building must do more to attract women and young people

UK house-building must do more to attract women

by on Wednesday 8 February, 2017 in Industry News

UK house-building needs to do more to attract women and young people if the industry is to avoid a workforce crisis, new research from the NHBC Foundation has...

Pride in the Job – NHBC names best site managers

Pride in the Job – NHBC names best

by on Tuesday 17 January, 2017 in Industry News, New Homes

Outstanding achievements in house building were celebrated on 13 January, as we announced the four Supreme Winners of the NHBC Pride in the Job Awards 2016 at a gala...

New garden villages have potential to deliver 48,000 homes

New garden villages have potential to deliver 48,000

by on Friday 6 January, 2017 in Industry News

The first ever garden villages, which have the potential to deliver more than 48,000 homes across England, have been given government backing. In an expansion of the...

Green light for construction of thousands of new starter homes

Green light for construction of thousands of new

by on Tuesday 3 January, 2017 in Industry News, New Homes

The Government has confirmed that 2017 will see the first wave of local authority partnerships to build starter homes on brownfield sites across the country backed by...

Don’t forget! Christmas posting dates

Don’t forget! Christmas posting dates

by on Monday 19 December, 2016 in Homeowner advice

If you haven’t sent them already, you are probably thinking about when you should post your Christmas cards and presents, especially if you may also need to update...

5 Christmas tree safety tips

5 Christmas tree safety tips

by on Monday 19 December, 2016 in Homeowner advice

Christmas is a special time of the year, especially if it’s your first in a new home. But it is important to ensure it does not end in tragedy due to the extra hazards...

8 out of 10 Housing Association residents remain pleased with their homes

8 out of 10 Housing Association residents remain

by on Friday 16 December, 2016 in Industry News

Housing Association residents remain pleased with their new homes, with 80% saying they were very satisfied or satisfied after 3-4 years of occupancy, new research has...

Families living in new homes slash fuel bills by half

Families living in new homes slash fuel bills

by on Wednesday 16 November, 2016 in Industry News, New Homes

A new home built to the latest building regulations can cost half as much to heat as a Victorian house of the same size, according to a new report by the NHBC...