• The Affordable Housing Investment Conference is coming up on Tuesday 8th September
  • The Global Student Housing Conference will take place on 22nd September 2020

Events Diary

Care Homes & Retirement Living 2020

Tuesday 24th November 2020

Resi Investment & Build to Rent 2020

Tuesday 1st December 2020

latest news

Is Covid-19 accelerating the retirement living sector?

What effect has Covid-19 had on the care and retirement living market and what can developers learn from this period?

What alternative property sectors are investors interested in?

During a year in which traditionally high-performing property sectors like office space, tourism and leisure have turned on their head, investors are taking a moment to reconsider their options. Will 2021 be the year that alternative residential property becomes the big opportunity, or will investors seek more stable commercial ventures?

Interview: Brian Welsh on the changing landscape of student housing

Brian Welsh is the Chief Executive Officer of Nido Student, Europe’s leading developer and operator of purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA). As one of the sector’s leading experts in PBSA, we caught up with Brian to discuss the current state of the student housing sector and how it is being impacted as a result of the pandemic.

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

Emerging trends in retirement living

Along with shifts in demographics and senior homeowners realising the economic benefits of downsizing, changing cultural and lifestyle factors are influencing the way retirees want to live. We’re looking at some of the emerging trends in the retirement living sector. Read more
Posted: 30th Oct 2019

Interview: Henry Lumby on the retirement living sector in 2019

Henry Lumby is the Managing Director of retirement living operations, development and finance specialist, Amicala, and the former Head of Retirement Living at Savills. We caught up with Henry to talk about where the UK retirement living market is now in 2019, where it’s headed and how the industry can deliver at scale. Read more
Posted: 9th Oct 2019

The evolution of retirement living

It’s a known fact that the current UK population is ageing. We’re taking a look at the evolution of retirement living so far to analyse key drivers and challenges within the market. Read more
Posted: 9th Sep 2019

Interview: Lawrence Bowles on the influence of alternative residential markets

We sat down with Research Analyst, Lawrence Bowles, to discuss the influence of alternative residential developments on traditional residential markets. Read more
Posted: 15th Aug 2019

The need for sustainable living

In 2019, sustainable living is more than just a talking point. We’re taking a closer look at the role of sustainable living in today’s residential market to identify what’s needed to take action. Read more
Posted: 15th Aug 2019

Interview: Philip Hillman on the alternative residential sector

Philip Hillman is the Chairman of UK and EMEA Living Capital Markets for global corporate real estate professionals, JLL, and will be Chairing our annual Alternative Residential Property conference in September. We asked Philip for an overview of the sector as it stands currently and what the future of alternative resi could look like. Read more
Posted: 2nd Jul 2019

The rise of flexible space developments

Is there any such thing as the typical British nuclear family in 2019? As discussed in our recent interview with UK planning expert, Roger Hepher, the need for a standard three-bedroom home has fast changed over the years, with more unmarried couples, those without children or those raising them singularly, house shares and otherwise ‘unconventional households. Read more
Posted: 27th Jun 2019

Interview: Roger Hepher on planning and viability in 2019

Roger Hepher is a Director for HGH Consulting and one of the UK’s most experienced planning consultants, who will be joining us as Chair at September’s Viability and Planning conference 2019. We caught up with him to discuss the current challenges within planning and viability practices and things to look out for in the coming months. Read more
Posted: 30th May 2019

A look to the future: the rise of proptech

We’ve reviewed some key drivers within the proptech sector and how they could influence change across the property market as we know it. Read more
Posted: 14th May 2019

What to expect from an LD Events conference

Something we often get asked at LD Events is what exactly can be expected from a day attending one of our conferences. We know that agendas can be difficult to visualise, and you’ll want to get the most out of attending, so here’s a rundown of what you can expect on the day. Read more
Posted: 30th Apr 2019