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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 […]

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Homes England Lodges 3,000-Home Community Plans

Plans for a new town including 3,000 new homes in Oxfordshire have been lodged by Homes England, as they submit an outline planning application to South Oxfordshire District Council. The former Chalgrove Airfield site are planning to bring forward a new community development on the site. Plans include: 3,000 new homes Town centre 5-hectares of […]

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Bellway Submit Plans For Apartment Blocks

One of the UK’s leading housebuilders has submitted plans to develop five apartment blocks in Maidenhead. The site – a brownfield plot – could be transformed into 130 new homes over five blocks, which currently houses derelict office buildings. The developer has submitted plans to The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead Council for the […]

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Bellway Acquire Site at 1,900-Home Forge Wood Community

Major housebuilder Bellway has acquired a new plot which will further add to Crawley’s new ‘Forge Wood’ community. Forge Wood will on complete have delivered around 1,900 new homes creating a new neighbourhood in the area. The announcement by Bellway will see them develop land on the edge of the community – although no planning […]

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Developer Helps Homes England Unlock Regeneration Sites

Major developer Countryside Properties is set to work with Homes England – regenerating two sites to deliver more than 900 new homes. The first of those site is in Chatham in Kent, and the land sits within the Chatham History Dockyard Conservation Area. Totalling 2.7 hectares the land will be transformed into a mixed-use development. […]

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Rochester Riverside’s Phase 3 Gets Go-Ahead

Medway Council has given the green light to the latest phase of the £420m Rochester Riverside project. The scheme led by Countryside Properties – who’re speaking on our Virtual Housing & BTR Conference – and Hyde Housing is regenerating the area with a new mixed-use community with around 1,400 homes being built, alongside accompanying education […]

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New UK University Moves Step Forward

A new university which is planned for Milton Keynes has moved a step forward, with new details emerging. MK:U – with Cranfield University acting as the lead higher education institution – will be able to accept around 15,000 students once opened, with a heavy focus on digital skills.

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Drew Smith Named as Developer for Homes England Scheme

Developer Drew Smith has secured a contract with Homes England to develop 107 new homes in Portsmouth. The brownfield site, located in Milton, formerly houses St James’ Hospital which closed in 2016. Since then plans have been discussed to transform the Grade II-listed hospital building into new homes but this latest development in the plans […]

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