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Events Diary

Care & Retirement Living 2018

Tuesday 27th November 2018

Resi Investment & Build to Rent 2018

Wednesday 28th November 2018

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The current opportunities for housing development

As we touched upon recently, updates to the draft National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) should provide developers with more opportunity and freedom in developing existing brownfield sites, but there is little mention within the framework of openings for development on alternative plots. We examine the current opportunities for housing development in the UK right now.

The rise of co-living

Today, co-living has progressed into a social movement that focuses not just on the convenience that shared housing provides, but on a sense of community and collaboration. With the average rent in London having risen to £1884 per month and an increasing demand for housing, we examine the trends in co-living, as well as potential investment opportunities for developers. 

The rise of the micro home: what today’s residential buyers are looking for

Micro-living has become an appealing model of living for those young professionals who are otherwise unable to get on the property ladder. We examine the growth within the micro-living market over the last couple of years and how this may develop going forward.

News - Property Conferences and Events for Property Development and Investment Professionals

Huge Public Land Sales to Change Hands from 2015

A review of what is in store for the country’s public sector land in 2015 and beyond. Read more
Posted: 30th Jun 2015

Return of High-Risk Property Loans Spark Warnings

Have lenders learnt from their mistakes in the run up to the financial crash or has greed and hubris clouded judgements once again? Read more
Posted: 16th Jun 2015

International Joint Property Ventures Continue to Shape the UK

As joint international development ventures continue to rise across the country, we assess the impact of international investment on major UK cities. Read more
Posted: 29th May 2015

Crowdfunding Enters the UK Residential Property Industry

Is crowdfunding the next big affordability solution in the UK property industry? We look at how crowdfunding has infiltrated into the residential markets since January 2015. Read more
Posted: 1st May 2015

Election 2015: How Election Housing Policies will Affect the Residential Development Industry

As May 7 draws near, we analyse the housing policies that will affect the UK residential property industry for years to come. Read more
Posted: 17th Apr 2015

7 Land Issues Which Delay Housebuilding in the UK

Land issues facing the construction industry today are complex and seasoned. The following seven hurdles shed some light on the current housing crisis in the UK. Read more
Posted: 27th Mar 2015

Can Brownfield Sites Meet Rising Housing Demands in London?

Are brownfield sites really the next best solution to solve the deepening housing shortage in the capital? Here are the figures to know. Read more
Posted: 24th Mar 2015

Why Student Property Investment is Moving into the Mainstream

We analyse what is driving the two billion pound student investment market in the UK and why 2016 is such as important year for the booming asset class. Read more
Posted: 3rd Mar 2015

Is a London Property Crash Inevitable?

A huge surge in demand for London property coupled with huge price rises in the face of a housing stock shortage led to speculations that a property bubble would form then pop in 2015. Two months on, were these speculators correct and if not, is a crash inevitable? Read more
Posted: 19th Feb 2015

London Mayor takes First Steps to Tackle Affordable Housing

Boris Johnson's newest affordable housing scheme hopes to assist around 250,000 low and medium income Londoners into suitable housing by 2025. We take a look at the programme and how much it answers the cries around the capital. Read more
Posted: 12th Feb 2015