The proportion of planning applications being approved after appeal, having initially been rejected, sat at just 18% in 2022 - the lowest level seen in the last five years, according...
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Planning permissions continue to nosedive, with nutrient neutrality reportedly blocking the delivery of more than 145,000 new homes, according to newly released figures from HBF.
Local councils are failing to address the housing shortage according to a new survey which found that an overwhelming 90% of the UK public is losing faith in local planning processes.
Matt Clarke, Director at Boyer, looks at the process of developing a new community, pin-pointing sites that could be successfully promoted and developed as new settlements or strategic...
Simon Atha, Director at Boyer, looks at listed building consent and reveals that despite common misconceptions surrounding the complexity of the process, it's not really the...
David Alcock, MD at Blend, looks at the government’s current approach to housing and how this is impacting SME housebuilders.
Grant Leggett, Executive Director, Boyer, looks at how housing developers are likely to be impacted by amendments made to the Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill.
Daniel Nunn, Senior Planner at Boyer, looks at the idea of ‘living locally’ and if this actually increases social issues such as isolation.
Zoe Curran, planner at Boyer, looks at how planning fits into the puzzle of solving the UK's later life living crisis.
The British Property Federation has urged the government to abandon its plans for a new infrastructure levy as they will do little to alleviate existing difficulties.