Industry Update – 4th March 2019

Industry Update – 4th March 2019

Latest statistics show that more than 195,200 properties have been bought with the help of the government’s Help to Buy: Equity Loan scheme since its launch in April 2013. Most of these purchases – 81% – were by first-time buyers and the average price paid for a...
Nationwide House Price Index: – 28th February 2019

Nationwide House Price Index: – 28th February 2019

Jason Tebb, Group Chief Operating Officer of Go Develop comments on the Nationwide House Price Index: “Even though this morning’s data from the Nationwide suggests a slight softening at topline level in terms of house price growth, the headline figures suggests that...
Industry Update – 25th February 2019

Industry Update – 25th February 2019

Balfour Beatty and Mace look set to seal the deal on the construction project for both Euston (£1.5 billion) and Old Oak Common (£1.1 billion) railway stations in London on the proposed new HS2 project, in the absence of competing bids from other contractors. Building...
Industry Update – 18th February 2019

Industry Update – 18th February 2019

The government’s “Building Better, Building Beautiful Commission” has had four new commissioners appointed. The Commission advises the government by developing practical measures to ensure new housing developments meet the needs and expectations of communities, making...
Rightmove House Price Index: – 18th February 2019

Rightmove House Price Index: – 18th February 2019

Jason Tebb, Group Chief Operating Officer of Go Develop comments on the Rightmove House Price Index: “Whilst Brexit is of course a factor in the decision making process for some purchasers, the fact that this morning’s data indicates that asking prices are rising year...