Five rural businesses we admire

Land Business Insights: The Estate of the Future is the second in a series of in-depth research reports exploring the most important issues currently facing farms and estates.

Developer Expects Surge in Enquiries for new Energy-Saving Homes

Pye Homes is anticipating high levels of enquiries for the new energy-efficient homes at its Church Farm development in Radley because of growing concerns about fuel supplies.

Ash in Surrey welcomes the launch of a new show home

Bellway is pleased to introduce a fabulous show home at Wildflower Meadow. Situated in the Surrey village of Ash – just five minutes from Aldershot – this stylish development comprises 154 new homes, ranging from two to four-bedroom houses. Buyers can visit the latest show home at Wildflower Meadow from August 28th – a beautifully appointed four-bedroom house.

Record Enquiries as First 20 Homes go on Sale at Church Farm

Developer Pye Homes has been ‘overwhelmed’ by the number of enquiries after putting the first houses at their new Church Farm site on sale.

Carter Jonas Acquires JB Planning Associates

National property consultancy, Carter Jonas, has acquired JB Planning Associates (JB Planning), an independent planning, urban design, and development consultancy in Hertfordshire, as part of its drive to enhance its presence across the East of England and strengthen its national planning and development capabilities.

The impact of design codes

Are they key to unlocking the potential of small sites in London?

Saving the Hedgehogs: Berkeley’s mission to save Fleet’s foraging garden guests

Hedgehogs are one of the UK’s most beloved animals; synonymous with autumn hibernation, they can be found hiding in gardens, hedgerows, woodlands and parks throughout the country between the months of March and November.

Landlords take note – Oxford renews its scheme for houses with multiple occupation

In the last few years, the UK’s growing population, coupled with a housing shortage, has led to more and more renters sharing a property in urban areas. The management of such properties, however, has not always been regulated.

Carter Jonas: Farmland Market Update Q1 2021

Key data and expert commentary outlining key trends in the farmland market.

Aylesbury’s regeneration destination for Buckinghamshire buyers

Buckinghamshire homebuyers and investors will reap the rewards of one of the county’s largest regeneration projects in Aylesbury, as the multi-million pound regeneration programme to revamp the garden town is set to bring 16,000 new homes to the area, alongside rejuvenated waterways, parkland and a brand new town centre[1].

Lighten your lifestyle with exclusive resident facilities at Berkeley’s Lumina

The last year has placed a higher importance on health and wellbeing, resulting in a new found love for keeping fit, exercising, and enjoying the outdoors. As these new lifestyle choices take priority, leading a healthier way of life is set to continue indefinitely[1].

Growing natural capital: Morgan Sindall and Blenheim Estate Land creating new forests, tree by tree

Morgan Sindall Group plc, the construction and regeneration group, is to create nine new woodlands in partnership with the Blenheim Estate in Oxfordshire, planting more than a quarter of a million trees to transform the land as part of an ambitious series of sustainability initiatives.