New Homes

Pride in the Job reveals top quality new home sites

Pride in the Job reveals top quality new

by on Wednesday 22 June, 2016 in New Homes

NHBC has just announced the first round winners in the 2016 Pride in the Job competition. From an initial pool of more than 16,000 site managers, 445 have been...

NHBC HUG now includes modern technology guides

NHBC HUG now includes modern technology guides

by on Thursday 26 May, 2016 in New Homes

Research from the NHBC Foundation has shown that on average new homes in the UK are twice as energy efficient as improved Victorian equivalents. For homeowners, this...

It’s New Homes Week 16-22 May 2016!

It’s New Homes Week 16-22 May 2016!

by on Monday 16 May, 2016 in Industry News, New Homes

This week is New Homes Week supported by the House Builders Federation and to celebrate, we're highlighting some of our most popular articles on the NHBC New Homes...

Know your site safety signs

Know your site safety signs

by on Tuesday 10 May, 2016 in New Homes

If you’re viewing a new home before a site is complete, it is vital to understand the important messages the site safety signs give. Health and safety signs are...

36,566 new homes registered with NHBC in Q1 2016

36,566 new homes registered with NHBC in Q1

by on Saturday 30 April, 2016 in Industry News, New Homes

A total of 36,566 new homes were registered with NHBC in the first three months of the year in the UK, according to NHBC's latest new home registration...

New home buyer satisfaction remains high

New home buyer satisfaction remains high

by on Tuesday 29 March, 2016 in Industry News, New Homes

The latest National New Home Customer Satisfaction Survey, carried out and analysed by NHBC on behalf of the Home Builders Federation has revealed that new home buyer...

How well do you know your builder jargon?

How well do you know your builder jargon?

by on Tuesday 22 March, 2016 in New Homes

Are you tired of not understanding what your builder means with their ‘builder banter’ and technical terms? With Spring here,  it's the time of year when we start...

Getting the most out of your new home technology

Getting the most out of your new home

by on Friday 18 March, 2016 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

Many people struggle to get to grips with new home technology for the operation and maintenance of ventilation, solar, heat pump and control systems commonly used in...

The connected home: technology in today’s new homes

The connected home: technology in today’s new homes

by on Monday 29 February, 2016 in Industry News, New Homes

Technology has changed the world beyond recognition, both in the workplace and in our ‘connected homes’. Connectivity to the Internet, at ever-faster speeds, is...

New build gardens – preparing and planting

New build gardens – preparing and planting

by on Tuesday 9 February, 2016 in Homeowner advice, New Homes

When you move into a new-build home, it’s likely that the garden will be a blank canvas. You might have a patio or deck area and either newly-laid turf or even bare...