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Swan Housing Look to Develop New Modular Housing Factory

Documents have been released which show Swan Housing are looking to develop a new modular housing factory in Basildon which could produce over a thousand new homes a year. The £8.4m factory will aim to have a pipeline of 8,000 modular homes for delivery on sites across Essex and London – including the £500m Better […]

Posted by: Nathan Spencer

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New Details Revealed For £500m Southend Project

Further intel has been shared on the £500m Better Queensway project which is set to transform Southend-on-Sea. The scheme, being brought forward by Swan Housing and Southend-on-Sea Council, will see numerous apartment blocks being built with some as high as 18-storeys with incredible views across the Thames Estuary, replacing current high rise flats which are […]

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Private & Public Sector Collaboration Leads To Excellence in Planning

A co-housing project developed with the Greater Cambridge Shared Planning Service by developer TOWN has been recognised for Excellence in Planning by the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI). The project vision, set out by Cambridge-based Mole Architects and the future residents of the new homes on Marmalade Lane, was for an active low carbon community […]

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Hill Group Secured £54m Scheme

Award-winning developer Hill Group has been announced by Stevenage Borough Council as their partner for a new £54m development. The announcement will see Hill deliver a 240-home project on behalf of the council at Kenilworth Close. They’ll be delivering a mixture of tenure types with construction set to take place over two development phases.

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Bovis Homes and Metropolitan Thames Valley Strike JV Deal

Bovis Homes and Metropolitan Thames Valley Housing (MTVH) have announced a partnership that will see them deliver new homes in Cambridgeshire. The JV will develop more than 750 new homes as part of a £240m development at Cambourne West – a project which is set to see the creation of more than 2,350 homes in […]

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Home-Start Cambridgeshire; Supporting Communities

Home-Start Cambridgeshire (HSC) are a charity working in the region to improve lives of families – and they exhibited at our most recent event in Cambridge looking to connect with developments and construction firms to help create better communities together. We took some time out from the event to hear about their aims, and how […]

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New Community Developments Reshaping Cambridgeshire

Massive new communities are emerging across Cambridgeshire which are reshaping the region, our Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Development Conference has heard. One of the major developers working in the region are Crest Nicholson who’re developing homes at the former RAF Wyton site.  

Posted by: John Clark

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UK Construction & Property Events Worth Attending in 2020

The construction and property industry is in a fascinating place. On one side there is major disruption and uncertainty with skills, housing, Brexit and more creating massive challenges which need to be overcome. On the other hand innovative smart solutions are offering ways to combat barriers, whilst ambitious infrastructure projects including HS2, Northern Powerhouse Rail […]

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