PRS in 2017 | Summary + photos

The maturing market, changing occupier requirements, and the challenges facing institutional investors in the private rented sector were all topics discussed at Place North West’s PRS in 2017 breakfast event. See below for gallery More than 130 delegates attended the...

Story Homes Street View Preston

Preston approves construction of 400 homes

Schemes by housebuilders Prospect GB and Story Homes were approved by Preston City Council yesterday, totalling 413 houses across Longridge and Fulwood.

JV North to build 2,700 homes over four years

Ten social landlords have jointly received a grant of £87.3m from the Homes & Communities Agency’s Shared Ownership Affordable Homes Programme towards their consortium's next wave of housebuilding.

Story Homes Preston

Preston set to approve 600 homes

Preston City Council’s planning committee is due to meet on Thursday next week with recommendations to approve more than 600 new homes across the former Ridings Depot, Innovation House in Sizer Street and a major site north of Eastway.

Gavin Barwell Housing Minister

Government selects starter home priority areas

Housing minister Gavin Barwell has announced the first partnerships with local authorities focused on the delivery of homes for first-time buyers, including deals with several councils in the North West.

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Comments (1)

Jessica Middleton-Pugh

The year gave a mix of both interesting individual buildings, and large-scale development sites coming forward. Designs got more adventurous, and masterplans got bigger.