New housing pledge made by Liberal Democrats

The Liberal Democrats have stated that they will increase the number of homes built in the UK, as well as setting up a new scheme to help renters, should they win a majority in the upcoming election. The party’s manifesto includes a policy for

House building rates hit 30-year high

The latest data released by the government indicates that the number of new houses being constructed in England is the highest it has been for close to three decades. In the year ending

How to beat the challenges of buying a newbuild

Buying a brand new home can feel really special, but can also present challenges along the way. There are some steps you can take to minimise the problems you may encounter when buying your own newbuild. If you buy your

House building features in Queen’s speech

The new government will promote fairness in the housing market, build more homes and work towards the banning of tenant’s fees, according to the Queen’s speech on 21 June. The statement was made to mark the state opening of parliament, following the recent general election. Prior to the Queen’s speech, the government had announced

Naked homes for London’s first time buyers

A number of homes which are ‘no frills’ and offer basic accommodation are to be built in Enfield, London to help first time buyers to get onto the property ladder. The ‘naked homes’ will be built with