Inquiry expected into £100m Holyhead marina redevelopment

Isle of Anglesey County Council is set to hold a public inquiry into the £100m mixed-use marina development planned by Conygar Investment Company and Stena Line at Holyhead, which was approved in 2012 and has faced local opposition.

Record opening six months for Redrow

The Deeside-based housebuilder said it would increase the amount of cash returned to shareholders after posting record first-half sales and profits from selling 2,200 homes in the six months to the end of December 2015.

LGA: 56,000 homes across North West yet to be built

The Local Government Association said there are 475,000 homes across the UK with planning permission that are yet to start on site, with 56,891 in the North West, the highest backlog since 2008.

Wates named on Flintshire housing programme

Flintshire County Council has appointed Wates Living Space as development partner for its strategic housing and regeneration programme, with potential for the contract value to reach £500m.

Approval for Colwyn Bay resi scheme

North Wales-based Coastal Homes has been granted planning permission for the demolition of the Rothesay Hotel building in Colwyn Bay, to be replaced with 40 apartments.

Liz Peace to join Redrow

The Deeside-based housebuilder has appointed the prominent industry commentator and lobbyist to its board as a non-executive director, starting next week.

Redrow sales continue to rise

Housebuilder Redrow has reported a 5% increase in sales and a 16% boost in average selling prices, as part of its interim management statement.