New Homes

7 tips for keeping spiders out of your new home

7 tips for keeping spiders out of your

by on Monday 2 October, 2017 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

If you’ve recently moved into a new home, you’ll probably be asking your friends and family around for a housewarming party. But as we enter autumn, you may have...

NHBC Foundation research makes it clear on window design

NHBC Foundation research makes it clear on window

by on Friday 29 September, 2017 in Industry News, New Homes

Small tweaks to window design can lead to major improvements, lowering space heating costs, reducing overheating risk and maximising daylight according to the latest...

New housing need and delivery consultation

New housing need and delivery consultation

by on Friday 15 September, 2017 in Industry News, New Homes

The Government has launched a new consultation on proposals to reform the planning system with the aim to increase both the supply of new homes and the capacity of local...

Latest new home NHBC registrations in line with 2016

Latest new home NHBC registrations in line with

by on Tuesday 15 August, 2017 in Industry News, New Homes

Developers registered 40,000 new homes to be built in the UK during Q2 2017, according to NHBC’s latest new home registration statistics. 40,343 new homes were...

Multigenerational living – an opportunity for UK house builders?

Multigenerational living – an opportunity for UK house

by on Wednesday 12 July, 2017 in Industry News, New Homes

Britain's house builders have been urged to tap into the expanding market in multigenerational living by offering families new homes with greater...

NHBC Buildmark – making sure you have cover in place

NHBC Buildmark – making sure you have cover

by on Wednesday 21 June, 2017 in Moving Homes, New Homes

Buying a brand new home is an exciting but sometimes daunting experience. It’s something most people only do once or twice in a lifetime, so you may not be familiar...

What price is a new home?

What price is a new home?

by on Friday 19 May, 2017 in Industry News, New Homes

A recent report from Hamptons, part of the Countrywide Group, shows that last year the average new home sold for 17% more than a comparable second-hand one, up from 15%...

Site health and safety signs – how well do you know them?

Site health and safety signs – how well

by on Friday 19 May, 2017 in New Homes

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New Homes Week 2017

New Homes Week 2017

by on Monday 15 May, 2017 in Industry News, New Homes

New Homes Week, supported by the Home Builders Federation is running this week from 15 to 21 May 2017. During the week there will be a wealth of information published...

Small builders ‘frustrated’ with delays caused by planning system

Small builders ‘frustrated’ with delays caused by planning

by on Tuesday 2 May, 2017 in Industry News, New Homes

Delays and rising costs in the planning system are driving small companies away from house building and slowing down attempts to tackle Britain’s housing crisis, a...