Philip Palmer Elan

Palmer on board at Elan

Housebuilder Elan Homes has appointed Philip Palmer as its land director for the Northern region.

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MIPIM | Opportunity for SME housebuilders

When Sajid Javid said in 2017 that "the housing market was broken", describing it as "almost impossible for small independent builders to enter the market", he cast light on an issue of vital importance, writes Simon Finlay, head of development at Macbryde Homes.