A leading environmental think-tank has issued a report suggesting that the housing industry’s rush to prevent heat loss in the winter, has result in an inadvertent rise in the risk of overheating during warmer months.
A survey by estate agent eMoov has highlighted the hotspots where housing demand is greatest within the UK.
A Wigan builder has come up with an ingenious form of alternative housing design: a modular system of six-sided rooms that can be attached together in a honeycomb design.
An unusual use of radar has enabled surveyors to check the damage to a famous monument, previously hidden underneath its stone cladding.
Market intelligence group, Estates Gazette has suggested that the proportion of affordable homes started each year in capital has halved, partially because of a 60% cut in social housing subsidy in the last governments 2010 spending review.