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    1. November 26, 2014

      Ireland to invest €3.8bn in social housing

      The Irish government has unveiled a €3.8bn social-housing programme in an attempt to address a growing housing market crisis...

    2. November 11, 2014

      London office building hits 10-year high

      The amount of office space being built in London has hit a 10-year high as developers race to supply the capital’s growing...

    1. October 21, 2014

      Lloyds says UK needs 60,000 homes

      Lloyds Banking Group, the UK’s biggest retail bank, is poised to unveil a £50m fund for small housebuilders in an attempt to...

    2. October 21, 2014

      Cargiant and Queens Park Rangers battle to build thousands of London homes

      Two businesses have unveiled rival plans to build thousands of homes on the last big undeveloped site in London – even...

    3. October 17, 2014

      Travis Perkins builds on sales despite mild autumn

      Travis Perkins, Britain’s biggest builder’s merchant, said the mild autumn combined with disruption caused by store...

    4. October 16, 2014

      Labour plans to block buy-to-let investors

      Buy-to-let investors would be banned from purchasing new flats in London and other parts of Britain under radical plans put...

    5. September 8, 2014

      Business groups call for action on ‘chronic’ UK housing shortage

      Leading business groups are urging politicians to build 240,000 homes a year to tackle the “chronic” housing shortage and...

    6. September 2, 2014

      Redrow reports record profits on back of Help to Buy

      Redrow has marked its 40th anniversary by reporting record sales and earnings on the back of pent-up demand released by the...

    7. August 8, 2014

      Converting offices to homes threatens London enterprises

      Premier House, an unassuming office block that looms over the main shopping street outside Edgware underground station in...

    8. August 7, 2014

      Lords of the London skyline vie for design supremacy

      In the past decade London has hosted an architectural competition that echoes, in intensity of rivalry and the creativity of...

    9. August 4, 2014

      Lloyds cuts lending to Help to Buy borrowers by 70%

      Lloyds Banking Group has cut the amount borrowers can apply for under Help to Buy by 70 per cent, in the latest move among...

    10. July 23, 2014

      A place in the sun – but don’t get burnt buying a holiday home

      The market for holiday homes is back. From apartments on the Costa del Sol and villas on the Côte d’Azur to ski chalets in...

    11. June 24, 2014

      Manchester City owner to build up to 6,000 houses in £1bn deal

      The Middle Eastern owner of Manchester City football club is to build up to 6,000 homes in the city, mostly to rent, in a...

    12. June 4, 2014

      Australand / Frasers: hot property

      Winter may be coming down under, but Australian property is hot. Look no further than recent residential launches: top-end...

    13. May 20, 2014

      Ballymore seeks partner for £2bn London sites

      Irish developer Ballymore is seeking a joint venture partner to finance London residential projects including City Island –...

    14. May 16, 2014

      Lord Prescott’s £60,000 homes ‘are rotting’

      Some of the “£60,000 homes” built under the Labour government’s drive to solve the housing crisis are rotting just seven...

    15. May 2, 2014

      Can housebuilders satisfy demand?

      There is no doubt that housebuilders are under pressure to raise the supply of homes. Kris Hopkins, housing minister, stood...

    16. April 3, 2014

      British Land agrees £1bn of new financing

      British Land has agreed nearly £1bn of new financing, in a tightly-priced deal that indicates lenders’ increasing optimism...

    17. March 19, 2014

      Budget 2014: Small developers offered £500m fund

      The chancellor has moved to boost the ranks of small builders across Britain by offering measures to improve access to...

    18. February 20, 2014

      England housing starts rise as public land sales are stepped up

      The number of homes being built in England jumped sharply in 2013, new figures showed, as the government stepped up the sale...

    19. February 17, 2014

      Football clubs follow Arsenal into property development

      Colin Firth’s character in Fever Pitch, the film based on Nick Hornby’s Arsenal football club fixation, was pilloried by his...

    20. February 4, 2014

      Christian Candy lends more than £300m to wealthy housebuyers

      Luxury property developer Christian Candy has lent more than £300m in the past year to wealthy London housebuyers, in a bid...

    21. January 24, 2014

      London’s growing tech economy boosts rents and take-up

      London’s rapidly growing technology and media companies are pushing up office rents and fuelling a shortage of high-quality...

    22. January 17, 2014

      Northern property fund targets rebound

      A former Rothschild banker is setting up a fund to buy property in northern England and the Midlands as investors begin to...

    23. January 10, 2014

      Berkeley wins planning permission for ‘Fortress Wapping’ site

      Berkeley Group has won planning permission to redevelop the News International publishing site on former dockland in...

    24. January 3, 2014

      Construction data show sector on firmer footing

      The UK’s construction sector ended 2013 on a high, with the strength of the housing market and a rise in activity fuelling...

    25. December 10, 2013

      Canary Wharf expansion plans to include 3,000 homes

      More than 3,000 homes will be developed on the eastern edge of Canary Wharf, alongside offices and shops, under revised...

    26. November 10, 2013

      London prime rental market faces saturation as developers rush in

      London’s housing market faces an oversupply of high-value homes for rent, as developers rush to build schemes that will soak...

    27. November 4, 2013

      Quintain sells out of Greenwich Peninsula for £186m

      Hong Kong billionaire Henry Cheng Kar-Shun has bought out Quintain’s minority share in an ambitious London regeneration...

    28. November 4, 2013

      Damac Property to raise $500m in London

      Dubai’s Damac Properties said it plans to raise $500m from the sale of global depositary receipts in London as the privately...

    29. October 18, 2013

      Q&A: Buying a property

      Are you trying to buy a house or remortgage an existing property? Do you plan to use the government’s new Help to Buy scheme...

    30. October 15, 2013

      Help to Buy boosts Bellway profits by a third

      Bellway, the housebuilder, said annual pre-tax profits rose a third as the company benefited from an increase in mortgage...

    31. July 22, 2013

      George Osborne follows up on Help to Buy success

      Details of the second phase of the government’s Help to Buy mortgage scheme have been unveiled as ministers attempted to...

    32. April 4, 2013

      Rising number of tenants in arrears

      The number of tenants falling into severe rental arrears – defined as owing more than two months’ rent – rose by nearly 5...

    33. February 5, 2013

      St Modwen focuses on London expansion

      St Modwen said it planned to expand further in and around London, in a sign the mid-cap developer believes the capital’s...

    34. January 10, 2013

      Property developers face infrastructure levy

      Housebuilders will provide more cash to local communities in exchange for planning permission, in an attempt by the...

    35. January 9, 2013

      House completions up 2% at Galliford Try

      Galliford Try’s profits for the half-year to June will be better than expected, the FTSE 250 housebuilder-cum-construction...

    36. December 7, 2012

      Berkeley lambasts coalition on stamp duty

      Berkeley Group, the upmarket London housebuilder, delivered a stinging broadside against the government on Friday when it...

    37. November 20, 2012

      British Land eyes European portfolio sale

      British Land, the UK’s second-largest property company by market value, indicated it would consider selling its £250m...

    38. November 13, 2012

      Persimmon chief predicts wave of takeovers

      British housebuilders are poised to snap up smaller competitors as their finances improve and they chase high-quality land,...

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