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Knowledgebase) Subjects) Housing

  • Affordable housing
    House Price Update 2016 Q2 16 November 2016
    £100 million joint housing venture under scrutiny 16 November 2016
    After 15 years of wrangling, 31 homes have been delivered on a site once earmarked for 100 3 November 2016
    An industry in crisis [again] but maybe L&G has the solution 28 October 2016
    Preston Park Hotel to be converted into flats. 18 October 2016
    House Price Update 2016 Q1 11 May 2016
    House Price Update 2015 Q4 11 February 2016
    Thousand new homes for the city 20 October 2015
    Brighton house price update 2015 Q2 2 September 2015
    Brighton house price update 2015 Q1 7 May 2015
    Lewes shows the way on affordable housing 6 May 2015
    Brighton house price update 2014 Q4 26 February 2015
    Hollingdean Road student accommodation recommended for approval 8 December 2014
    One Hove Park opens for sale 15 November 2014
    House Price Update Q1 2014 20 May 2014
    House price Update 2013 Q 4: Brighton prices surpass all-time peak. 1 February 2014
    Brighton house price update 2013 Q3 3 January 2014
    Brighton house prices will be pushed up by London 6 November 2013
    Legal & General to enter the housing market 16 August 2013
    Brighton house price update 2013 Q1 9 May 2013
    Brighton house prices almost back to their peak 8 February 2013
    Centre for Cities Report 2013 21 January 2013
    Could shipping containers help Brighton’s homeless? 30 November 2012
    Hyde announces new homes boost for Brighton & Hove 9 October 2012
    Brighton & Hove House Price Update 2012 Q2 18 August 2012
    Local housing summit reflects national challenges 4 July 2012
    Publicly funded affordable housing starts dropped by 65% 13 June 2012
    Brighton & Hove House Price Update 2012 Q1 24 May 2012
    Brighton & Hove House Price update 2011 Q4. 9 February 2012
    House swap 27 October 2011
    Brighton & Hove House Price update Quarter 2 2011 13 August 2011
    Brighton & Hove House Price update Quarter 1 2011 11 May 2011
    Brighton & Hove could build 800 new council houses 26 October 2010
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q2 2010 8 September 2010
    Affordable housing scheme in Brighton granted planning permission after 5 Years 23 August 2010
    Only 40 new homes predicted for the city in 2010 17 August 2010
    Could New Homes Bonus pay for the Brighton Centre? 10 August 2010
    Brighton to get 130 new homes 24 July 2010
    Ban on "garden grabbing" will contribute to house building's "fall off a cliff" this year. 13 June 2010
    Central housing targets abandoned 5 June 2010
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q1 2010 27 May 2010
    Will housing figures add up under new coalition government? 16 May 2010
    “Delivery of affordable homes almost impossible” – RSL 20 April 2010
    Another report highlights housing shortage 9 April 2010
    Housing shortage costs Brighton & Hove Council over £69,000/week 19 February 2010
    House prices could return to double digit growth: Nationwide 30 January 2010
    Report highlights need for more affordable housing 19 December 2009
    Conservatives launch new plan for coastal town regeneration 19 December 2009
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q3 2009; Prices increase 13 November 2009
    Significant improvement in City’s council homes standards 24 October 2009
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q2 2009 5 October 2009
    £45m Local Delivery Vehicle (LDV) for renovation of Council houses back on track 12 September 2009
    Nimby attitudes hold back the young 10 July 2009
    Royal Alex appeal decision 18 June 2009
    Brighton & Hove House Price Update Q1 2009 2 June 2009
    Brighton & Hove House Price update Q4 2008 26 March 2009
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q3 2008 28 November 2008
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q2 2008 6 September 2008
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q1 2008 18 July 2008
    Notes from the economic strategy consultation event available 11 July 2008
    New scheme for first time home buyers 26 February 2008
    New plans for Brighton's Royal Alex site still meet with opposition 30 November 2007
    Salary of over £53,000 needed for 1 bed flat in Brighton. 13 November 2007
    Big rise in income needed to purchase a home 5 October 2007
    Regional Assembly research on buy-to-let 29 September 2007
    Brighton must build more houses (but they are likely to be very small)! 30 August 2007
    Not enough brownfield land to meet new UK housing target 15 August 2007
    Councils to be able to build homes again 12 July 2007
    Cash injection for SE affordable housing 2 July 2007
    Jobs and affordable homes take centre stage at Churchill Square 29 June 2007
    Could America’s Mutual Home Ownership work here? 9 June 2007
    Affordable (Eco)homes at centre of Brown agenda 10 May 2007
    Buy-to-Let banned in new developments 10 May 2007
    Royal Alex Hospital demolition plans 9 May 2007
    “Earthship” homes go to planning committee 19 April 2007
    Depressing Hills Report on council housing 23 February 2007
    Brighton & Hove Housing transfer vote – resounding NO 21 February 2007
    Regional Housing Strategy consultation 7 February 2007
    Transfer of Brighton & Hove council housing stock 15 January 2007
    First time buyer homes slide further out of reach 30 December 2006
    Royal Alex site sold 20 December 2006
    21 new affordable homes 14 December 2006
    HomeBuy scheme extended 12 December 2006
    Housing – Councils need to be quicker and far sighted 8 December 2006
    Endorsement for revised King Alfred proposals 2 November 2006
    Home ownership beyond half of all graduates under 40 7 October 2006
    Cheaper houses for first-time buyers from Monday 1 October 2006
    Government's South East housing numbers ‘inadequate’ 27 September 2006
    Housing continues to be a worry 23 September 2006
    New proposals for Redhill Close development site 20 May 2006
    Greens suggest Patcham Court Farm for housing 13 May 2006
    Revamped Marina scheme goes back to planning 8 April 2006
    House building woefully inadequate 1 April 2006
    Brighton builds in every nook 28 February 2006
    Council puts a price on King Alfred affordable housing 21 January 2006
    Shocking Brighton & Hove homeless figures from Shelter 24 December 2005
    Brighton creates affordable housing 17 December 2005
    Housing costs force 10,000 people to consider leaving the city 15 December 2005
    Over 5,500 families in Brighton & Hove wait for Council accommodation 17 November 2005
    Planning Committee reject 1000 homes at the Marina 12 November 2005
    BHEP submits evidence to affordable housing enquiry 25 October 2005
    Lenders failing on affordable homes advice 10 October 2005
    Brighton & Hove recognised for affordable housing provision 17 September 2005
    Grand Ocean Hotel development to include affordable housing 1 July 2005
    County Councils could do more on housing 26 June 2005
    Brighton & Hove gets 700 new affordable homes 11 June 2005
    Government shared home ownership scheme 23 May 2005
    Brighton & Hove developers may welcome South East Plan recommendation 3 March 2005
    The State of Housing in Sussex 9 February 2005
    Council wants to see more people housed 29 January 2005
    Prescott's Plan for Housing 25 January 2005
    Council canvases opinion about housing needs 8 January 2005
    Tall Tower plans for Station site 24 November 2004
    Affordable housing for Freshfield Road 6 November 2004
    Construction industry blames Government for house shortages 7 October 2004
    New homes available in Brighton for essential workers 22 August 2004
    Lack of affordable housing contributes to health care crisis 17 April 2004
    33 sq metre garage converted into a one bed apartment 12 April 2004
    Could release of NHS sites for key worker homes benefit Brighton & Hove? 11 April 2004
    Portslade site earmarked for 38 storey housing complex 26 March 2004
    Barker Report calls for huge increase in Affordable Homes 23 March 2004
    CDHA Hyde scheme wins Preston Barracks 23 March 2004
    Economic Partnership’s Whitehead Report on Affordable Housing published 15 March 2004
    Council says no to affordable homes near Redhill Close 29 February 2004
    Businesses in Brighton & Hove help the homeless get ready for work 6 January 2004
    Brighton & Hove Tops the Homelessness League Table 29 December 2003
    Redhill Close Development Site Opposition 28 October 2003
    Another Test for City's Affordable Housing Policy 12 July 2003
    The Cost of Brighton City Centre Living 24 May 2003
    Political Jockeying Begins 17 May 2003

  • Local scene
    House Price Update 2017 Q1 30 May 2017
    BHEP responds to Toads Hole Valley consultation 18 April 2017
    House Price Update 2016 Q4 3 March 2017
    House Price Update 2016 Q2 16 November 2016
    £100 million joint housing venture under scrutiny 16 November 2016
    After 15 years of wrangling, 31 homes have been delivered on a site once earmarked for 100 3 November 2016
    Preston Park Hotel to be converted into flats. 18 October 2016
    House Price Update 2016 Q1 11 May 2016
    South East house prices set to outperform London in four years 23 March 2016
    House Price Update 2015 Q4 11 February 2016
    House Price Update 2015 Q3 18 November 2015
    Thousand new homes for the city 20 October 2015
    Brighton house price update 2015 Q2 2 September 2015
    Brighton house price update 2015 Q1 7 May 2015
    Lewes shows the way on affordable housing 6 May 2015
    Brighton house price update 2014 Q4 26 February 2015
    Hollingdean Road student accommodation recommended for approval 8 December 2014
    Bouygues Development has plans to build up to 380 new homes in Hove. 24 November 2014
    One Hove Park opens for sale 15 November 2014
    Brighton House Price Update Q2 2014 20 August 2014
    IPSOS Mori poll supports new towns 26 June 2014
    Tantric housing development 30 May 2014
    House Price Update Q1 2014 20 May 2014
    House price Update 2013 Q 4: Brighton prices surpass all-time peak. 1 February 2014
    Brighton house price update 2013 Q3 3 January 2014
    190 new homes in Newhaven 18 December 2013
    City Plan: Stone turning required. 13 December 2013
    Labour’s plans unlikely to boost Mayfields market town scheme 18 October 2013
    Will businesses be kicked out of offices to make way for flats? 31 July 2013
    South East Plan revoked 14 February 2013
    Brighton house prices almost back to their peak 8 February 2013
    Centre for Cities Report 2013 21 January 2013
    Could shipping containers help Brighton’s homeless? 30 November 2012
    Hyde announces new homes boost for Brighton & Hove 9 October 2012
    Brighton & Hove House Price Update 2012 Q2 18 August 2012
    Local housing summit reflects national challenges 4 July 2012
    Brighton & Hove House Price Update 2012 Q1 24 May 2012
    Consultation on rules for Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) 20 April 2012
    Brighton & Hove House Price update 2011 Q4. 9 February 2012
    Consultation on private rented accommodation 1 February 2012
    Housing: national and local 19 November 2011
    Brighton & Hove House Price update Quarter 2 2011 13 August 2011
    Housing rents in Brighton rise faster than national average 15 July 2011
    Brighton & Hove House Price update Quarter 1 2011 11 May 2011
    Brighton & Hove housing Costs update. Quarter 4 2010 14 April 2011
    Brighton & Hove Housing costs update 2010 Q3 11 November 2010
    Brighton & Hove could build 800 new council houses 26 October 2010
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q2 2010 8 September 2010
    Affordable housing scheme in Brighton granted planning permission after 5 Years 23 August 2010
    Only 40 new homes predicted for the city in 2010 17 August 2010
    Could New Homes Bonus pay for the Brighton Centre? 10 August 2010
    Do you have a site that you want to develop for housing? 10 August 2010
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q1 2010 27 May 2010
    Will housing figures add up under new coalition government? 16 May 2010
    “Delivery of affordable homes almost impossible” – RSL 20 April 2010
    Another report highlights housing shortage 9 April 2010
    More houses needed for Brighton & Hove 24 March 2010
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q4 2009 5 March 2010
    Housing shortage costs Brighton & Hove Council over £69,000/week 19 February 2010
    New bid for student halls of residence 16 January 2010
    Report highlights need for more affordable housing 19 December 2009
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q3 2009; Prices increase 13 November 2009
    Significant improvement in City’s council homes standards 24 October 2009
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q2 2009 5 October 2009
    £45m Local Delivery Vehicle (LDV) for renovation of Council houses back on track 12 September 2009
    New student hall of residence likely to be rejected. 9 August 2009
    Brighton & Hove House Price Update Q1 2009 2 June 2009
    Council signals interest in UK energy-saving programme 14 May 2009
    South East Plan published 8 May 2009
    Brighton & Hove House Price update Q4 2008 26 March 2009
    Independent Board Members needed for new Housing Company 26 February 2009
    House price decline unabated 2 January 2009
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q3 2008 28 November 2008
    UK housing targets knocked for six 1 November 2008
    LDV could contribute to local housing solution 19 October 2008
    Brighton’s epitome of sustainable living opens its doors 14 September 2008
    Brighton & Hove Housing Strategy Consultation 7 September 2008
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q2 2008 6 September 2008
    City’s Strategic Housing Market Assessment 2008 23 July 2008
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q1 2008 18 July 2008
    Shoreham harbour gets Growth Point status 17 July 2008
    Notes from the economic strategy consultation event available 11 July 2008
    New suggested homes target adds to confusion 1 July 2008
    Housing Costs Update 2007. Q4 9 April 2008
    Brighton and Hove Strategic Housing Market Assessment Stakeholder Conference 21 February 2008
    Housing Costs Update. 2009 Q1 23 December 2007
    Do you know where we could build some houses? 22 November 2007
    Salary of over £53,000 needed for 1 bed flat in Brighton. 13 November 2007
    Big rise in income needed to purchase a home 5 October 2007
    Regional Assembly research on buy-to-let 29 September 2007
    Brighton must build more houses (but they are likely to be very small)! 30 August 2007
    £89 billion needed to keep South East on track 4 August 2007
    Council seeks your views on housing in the city 12 July 2007
    Cash injection for SE affordable housing 2 July 2007
    Affordable (Eco)homes at centre of Brown agenda 10 May 2007
    Royal Alex Hospital demolition plans 9 May 2007
    Planning permission for Brighton Earthships 26 April 2007
    “Earthship” homes go to planning committee 19 April 2007
    World’s first carbon neutral housing project located in Brighton & Hove 22 February 2007
    Brighton & Hove housing numbers – trouble in store? 22 February 2007
    Brighton & Hove Housing transfer vote – resounding NO 21 February 2007
    House Builders Federation (HBF) cast doubt on government figures 19 February 2007
    Transfer of Brighton & Hove council housing stock 15 January 2007
    UK living standards in 2007 30 December 2006
    First time buyer homes slide further out of reach 30 December 2006
    Royal Alex site sold 20 December 2006
    South East housing numbers showdown 25 November 2006
    Brighton & Hove housing numbers confusion 21 October 2006
    Massive rise in Brighton housing numbers 24 June 2006
    Brighton builds in every nook 28 February 2006
    Shocking Brighton & Hove homeless figures from Shelter 24 December 2005
    Housing costs force 10,000 people to consider leaving the city 15 December 2005
    Over 5,500 families in Brighton & Hove wait for Council accommodation 17 November 2005
    Unchallenging new homes target for Brighton & Hove 3 September 2005
    County Councils could do more on housing 26 June 2005
    Council canvases opinion about housing needs 8 January 2005
    Housing Allowances for Local Workers 28 October 2004
    New homes available in Brighton for essential workers 22 August 2004
    Housing prices decline in East Sussex. 10 August 2004
    33 sq metre garage converted into a one bed apartment 12 April 2004
    Could release of NHS sites for key worker homes benefit Brighton & Hove? 11 April 2004
    Brighton & Hove’s Embassy Court Redeemed 8 April 2004
    CDHA Hyde scheme wins Preston Barracks 23 March 2004
    Economic Partnership’s Whitehead Report on Affordable Housing published 15 March 2004
    Council says no to affordable homes near Redhill Close 29 February 2004
    Local Plan Inspector shows limited understanding of Brighton’s problems 7 February 2004
    Businesses in Brighton & Hove help the homeless get ready for work 6 January 2004
    Brighton & Hove Tops the Homelessness League Table 29 December 2003
    Brighton House Prices Still Rising Sharply 10 November 2003
    Redhill Close Development Site Opposition 28 October 2003
    Another Test for City's Affordable Housing Policy 12 July 2003
    The Cost of Brighton City Centre Living 24 May 2003
    Political Jockeying Begins 17 May 2003

  • Market movements
    House Price Update 2017 Q1 30 May 2017
    House Price Update 2016 Q4 3 March 2017
    House Price Update 2016 Q2 16 November 2016
    South East house prices set to outperform London in four years 23 March 2016
    House Price Update 2015 Q4 11 February 2016
    House Price Update 2015 Q3 18 November 2015
    Brighton house price update 2014 Q4 26 February 2015
    Brighton House Price Update Q2 2014 20 August 2014
    Housing report from Savills 4 June 2014
    Tantric housing development 30 May 2014
    House Price Update Q1 2014 20 May 2014
    House price Update 2013 Q 4: Brighton prices surpass all-time peak. 1 February 2014
    Brighton house price update 2013 Q3 3 January 2014
    Brighton house prices will be pushed up by London 6 November 2013
    Brighton house price update 2013 Q1 9 May 2013
    Brighton house prices almost back to their peak 8 February 2013
    Brighton & Hove House Price update Quarter 2 2011 13 August 2011
    Housing rents in Brighton rise faster than national average 15 July 2011
    Brighton & Hove House Price update Quarter 1 2011 11 May 2011
    Lending on housing falls to 30 year low 21 November 2010
    Brighton & Hove Housing costs update 2010 Q3 11 November 2010
    An average house in September cost £6000 less than in August 7 October 2010
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q2 2010 8 September 2010
    Double dip recession watch: house prices fall for second month. But not in Brighton. 3 September 2010
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q1 2010 27 May 2010
    Effect of CGT changes on housing hinges on definition of “business asset”. 14 May 2010
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q4 2009 5 March 2010
    House prices could return to double digit growth: Nationwide 30 January 2010
    2010 Housing market forecasts all over the place 3 January 2010
    House prices rise for fifth consecutive month 8 December 2009
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q3 2009; Prices increase 13 November 2009
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q2 2009 5 October 2009
    House prices rise 27 August 2009
    House prices close to the bottom? 28 July 2009
    House prices stuck in a slump? 14 July 2009
    Brighton & Hove House Price Update Q1 2009 2 June 2009
    Property prices lowest for 5 years but possibly not much further to fall 8 May 2009
    Is the mortgage market starting to thaw? 11 April 2009
    Reasons to be cheerful 4 April 2009
    Brighton & Hove House Price update Q4 2008 26 March 2009
    Mortgage lending continues to decline 22 March 2009
    Residential rents decline as buy-to-let landlords feel the pinch 27 February 2009
    House prices rose in January. Or did they? 7 February 2009
    House price decline unabated 2 January 2009
    August - another collapse in mortgage lending 1 October 2008
    Brighton & Hove house price update Q2 2008 6 September 2008
    New record low for mortgages 1 September 2008
    House prices continue to slide 31 July 2008
    Mortgage approvals collapse. 23 July 2008
    House price decline – why does it matter so much? 17 July 2008
    House builders suffering 11 June 2008
    New mortgages plummet 2 June 2008
    House price fall accelerates 29 May 2008
    House prices go into reverse 30 April 2008
    Mortgage crunch will depress house prices 23 April 2008
    Government targets under threat as house building stalls 9 April 2008
    Housing Costs Update 2007. Q4 9 April 2008
    House prices continue to falter 8 April 2008
    Mortgages get harder to find 3 April 2008
    House prices go into reverse next month 28 March 2008
    House prices continue to decline 1 March 2008
    Salary of over £53,000 needed for 1 bed flat in Brighton. 13 November 2007
    Big rise in income needed to purchase a home 5 October 2007
    Average UK House price - now almost £200k 6 September 2007
    Housing market – a bubble about to burst. 6 May 2007
    UK buy-to-let could double by 2010 28 April 2007
    Plug pulled on fixed rate mortgages 19 April 2007
    Highest mortgage lending figure ever but first time buyers drop to record low 12 April 2007
    House prices continue upward 9 April 2007
    American housing crisis – could it happen here? 25 March 2007
    Interest rate unchanged at 5.25% 9 February 2007
    IMF sounds warning bells over UK house prices 16 September 2006
    Retail bounces back – will it last? 31 August 2006
    UK Housing value drops by £60bn 22 August 2005
    Consumer spending picture darkens 28 April 2005
    House prices have turned, now what? 16 August 2004
    Housing prices decline in East Sussex. 10 August 2004
    Was April 2004 the peak for house prices? 23 May 2004
    House price picture continues to be confused 13 March 2004
    Brighton House Prices Still Rising Sharply 10 November 2003
    Housing Joins the Bear Market as Economy Falters 27 April 2003

  • Miscellaneous
    Rent Smart Website launched to support city tenants 17 October 2016
    Negative Equity and unemployment – a lethal combination 26 June 2009
    Using social housing to tackle worklessness 18 September 2008
    Do REITs Herald a New Age for Property? 29 February 2004
    Brighton & Hove Tops the Homelessness League Table 29 December 2003
    Another Test for City's Affordable Housing Policy 12 July 2003

  • National scene
    An industry in crisis [again] but maybe L&G has the solution 28 October 2016
    Office-to-residential rules to deliver 32,000 new homes 20 November 2014
    Government announces £3m fund to speed up the planning process 26 June 2014
    Need money to build houses? 29 April 2014
    Brighton house prices will be pushed up by London 6 November 2013
    UK's 'hopelessly inadequate' housing supply 11 September 2013
    Legal & General to enter the housing market 16 August 2013
    Brighton applies for exemption from offices to flats rules 25 February 2013
    Boles backs building bigtime 29 November 2012
    Publicly funded affordable housing starts dropped by 65% 13 June 2012
    Eric Pickles admits he was wrong. 25 February 2012
    New houses? Not in my view thanks 7 December 2011
    New affordable home starts fall by 99% 26 November 2011
    Housing: national and local 19 November 2011
    Second homes to lose tax exempt status 29 October 2011
    House swap 27 October 2011
    Unlikely to happen here? 14 September 2011
    Housing rents in Brighton rise faster than national average 15 July 2011
    Lending on housing falls to 30 year low 21 November 2010
    An average house in September cost £6000 less than in August 7 October 2010
    Double dip recession watch: house prices fall for second month. But not in Brighton. 3 September 2010
    Double dip recession watch: house price increases falter 10 August 2010
    Could New Homes Bonus pay for the Brighton Centre? 10 August 2010
    Value of housebuilding companies plummets 18 July 2010
    Ban on "garden grabbing" will contribute to house building's "fall off a cliff" this year. 13 June 2010
    Radical approach needed to grow cities like Brighton 10 June 2010
    Central housing targets abandoned 5 June 2010
    Will housing figures add up under new coalition government? 16 May 2010
    UK Housing in crisis? 7 February 2010
    House prices could return to double digit growth: Nationwide 30 January 2010
    2010 Housing market forecasts all over the place 3 January 2010
    Builders lobby Conservatives over local planning powers 3 January 2010
    House prices rise for fifth consecutive month 8 December 2009
    Conservative government would be "deliberately pro-development” 28 September 2009
    House prices rise 27 August 2009
    House prices close to the bottom? 28 July 2009
    House prices stuck in a slump? 14 July 2009
    Nimby attitudes hold back the young 10 July 2009
    Property prices lowest for 5 years but possibly not much further to fall 8 May 2009
    Is the mortgage market starting to thaw? 11 April 2009
    Reasons to be cheerful 4 April 2009
    Residential rents decline as buy-to-let landlords feel the pinch 27 February 2009
    2008 home repossessions not as bad as expected 20 February 2009
    House prices rose in January. Or did they? 7 February 2009
    House price decline unabated 2 January 2009
    UK housing targets knocked for six 1 November 2008
    August - another collapse in mortgage lending 1 October 2008
    New record low for mortgages 1 September 2008
    Mortgage approvals collapse. 23 July 2008
    New suggested homes target adds to confusion 1 July 2008
    Mortgage market becomes a joke 20 June 2008
    New mortgages plummet 2 June 2008
    House price fall accelerates 29 May 2008
    House prices go into reverse 30 April 2008
    Government targets under threat as house building stalls 9 April 2008
    House prices go into reverse next month 28 March 2008
    Home loans tumble 11 March 2008
    House prices continue to decline 1 March 2008
    New scheme for first time home buyers 26 February 2008
    Plans to discourage ‘studentification’ of neighbourhoods 8 February 2008
    Buy-to-Let company shares plunge 12 January 2008
    Housing Costs Update. 2009 Q1 23 December 2007
    New Housing Bill - promising & challenging 4 December 2007
    Will 2008 house price slump? 17 November 2007
    Big rise in income needed to purchase a home 5 October 2007
    UK population wealth increases 29 September 2007
    Average UK House price - now almost £200k 6 September 2007
    Sub-Prime mortgage fear hits the UK 20 August 2007
    Housebuilders win dispute over environmentally sound “Merton Rule” 20 August 2007
    HIPs will soon cover three bed homes 17 August 2007
    House building slumps ahead of ambitious government target 16 August 2007
    Not enough brownfield land to meet new UK housing target 15 August 2007
    Councils to be able to build homes again 12 July 2007
    House building industry to be investigated by OFT 23 June 2007
    Cashback scheme to kick start HIPs 13 June 2007
    Is it a green field, a brown field or a garden? 10 June 2007
    Could America’s Mutual Home Ownership work here? 9 June 2007
    Backslide on Home Information Packs (HIPs) 22 May 2007
    Affordable (Eco)homes at centre of Brown agenda 10 May 2007
    Buy-to-Let banned in new developments 10 May 2007
    Housing market – a bubble about to burst. 6 May 2007
    UK buy-to-let could double by 2010 28 April 2007
    BHEP response to the Regional Housing Strategy (RHS) 27 April 2007
    House prices continue upward 9 April 2007
    American housing crisis – could it happen here? 25 March 2007
    5 million new homes needed over next 20 years 17 March 2007
    Push for intense development on brownfield sites 3 March 2007
    Depressing Hills Report on council housing 23 February 2007
    First time buyer homes slide further out of reach 30 December 2006
    UK buy-to-let housing market failing 11 November 2006
    Are taxes deterring house sales and increasing prices? 14 October 2006
    Home ownership beyond half of all graduates under 40 7 October 2006
    Cheaper houses for first-time buyers from Monday 1 October 2006
    Government's South East housing numbers ‘inadequate’ 27 September 2006
    Housing continues to be a worry 23 September 2006
    IMF sounds warning bells over UK house prices 16 September 2006
    Mortgage debt tops one trillion pounds 28 June 2006
    UK mortgage debt tops £1 trillion 1 May 2006
    House building woefully inadequate 1 April 2006
    Online scheme to reclaim empty homes 14 January 2006
    Build houses on Farmland 10 June 2005
    Estate Agents get qualified 25 March 2005
    Housing: who’s holding the bottom of the ladder? 20 February 2005
    Housing: who’s holding the bottom of the ladder? 20 February 2005
    Prescott's Plan for Housing 25 January 2005
    Policy change may affect house prices 6 January 2005
    Chancellor disappoints expectant business community 28 September 2004
    Bank Of England Governor warns of possible crash 16 June 2004
    Has Buy-to-Let had its day? 15 June 2004
    Mortgage Equity Withdrawal Explodes 3 April 2004
    Barker Report calls for huge increase in Affordable Homes 23 March 2004
    Top Businesses People to Rescue Poverty Wards 29 December 2003
    Government has its finger on the Housing Problem but Not the Solution 13 December 2003
    Prepare for leasehold reforms 5 September 2003

  • New Homes Bonus
    Brighton & Hove could build 800 new council houses 26 October 2010
    Could New Homes Bonus pay for the Brighton Centre? 10 August 2010

  • Policy
    Boles backs building bigtime 29 November 2012
    A somewhat less controversial National Planning Policy Framework [NPPF] published 30 March 2012
    Ban on "garden grabbing" will contribute to house building's "fall off a cliff" this year. 13 June 2010
    Effect of CGT changes on housing hinges on definition of “business asset”. 14 May 2010
    Council signals interest in UK energy-saving programme 14 May 2009
    Budget 2009 22 April 2009
    LDV could contribute to local housing solution 19 October 2008
    New Housing Bill - promising & challenging 4 December 2007
    Housebuilders win dispute over environmentally sound “Merton Rule” 20 August 2007
    Cashback scheme to kick start HIPs 13 June 2007
    Is it a green field, a brown field or a garden? 10 June 2007
    HIPs fiasco goes from bad to worse 9 June 2007
    Push for intense development on brownfield sites 3 March 2007
    Brighton & Hove Housing transfer vote – resounding NO 21 February 2007
    Regional Housing Strategy consultation 7 February 2007
    Housing – Councils need to be quicker and far sighted 8 December 2006
    New homes - a clash of figures 2 December 2006
    South East housing numbers showdown 25 November 2006
    Massive rise in Brighton housing numbers 24 June 2006
    Build houses on Farmland 10 June 2005
    £40bn needed for south east house building programme 5 June 2005
    Brighton & Hove developers may welcome South East Plan recommendation 3 March 2005
    SEEDA raises concerns about draft South East Plan (SEP) 24 January 2005
    Policy change may affect house prices 6 January 2005
    Housing Allowances for Local Workers 28 October 2004
    Construction industry blames Government for house shortages 7 October 2004
    Local Plan Inspector shows limited understanding of Brighton’s problems 7 February 2004
    BBC Economics Editor Urges Flexibility in Local Planning 15 January 2004
    Government has its finger on the Housing Problem but Not the Solution 13 December 2003
    Housing 27 April 2003

  • Student Accommodation
    Sussex University announces £500m development plan 20 November 2013
    More student accommodation gets go ahead 4 April 2013
    Buxtons site set for refusal 30 March 2013
    Planning application for Richmond House 7 March 2013
    London Road Co-Op gets planning permission 13 December 2012
    City College plans unveiled 13 November 2012
    Developers submit planning application for Circus Street. But not the one expected. 27 October 2012
    Developer doesn’t give up on plans for Co-Op 27 July 2012
    Economic Partnership responds to 2012 draft City Plan consultation 20 July 2012
    Cathedral seek changes to Circus Street development 15 February 2012
    Co-op plans recommended for refusal 8 December 2011
    Core Strategy options papers released 10 October 2011
    New bid for student halls of residence 16 January 2010
    New Preston Barracks proposals 11 September 2009
    New student hall of residence likely to be rejected. 9 August 2009


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    Utilise Plus launch programme of energy efficiency grants and business support for SMEs 11 December 2017
    City Centre Vacancy Rates Drop Slightly From Sept 5 December 2017
    Innovate UK Announces Sector Competitions in Manufacturing and Infrastructure Systems 5 December 2017
    GDPR, steps to early compliance 1 December 2017
    The 29th Sussex Business Awards 2017 Winners Announced 1 December 2017
    Old tech gear? Give IT a new lease of life 29 November 2017
    Driving for Better Business Campaign launches 29 November 2017
    ARKA Funerals sponsor Burning the Clocks 2017 with 'In Memory' lanterns 27 November 2017
    Govia Thameslink launches third consultation phase on once-in-a-generation timetable restructure 23 November 2017
    Coast to Capital Launches Brighton Mainline Alliance 22 November 2017
    Calling all UK companies that have transport, parking and commuting issues to address 15 November 2017
    Start-up Challenge Business Competition Offering £10,000 Investment to Young Entrepreneurs 15 November 2017
    IUK Announces £10 Million Innovation Loans Infrastructure Systems Funding Competition for UK SMEs 15 November 2017
    Sussex Food and Drink Grand Finalists Celebrate Success 10 November 2017
    Meaning conference confirms speaker line-up: breeding a new army of business activists 10 November 2017
    Positive body image documentary screening at Hove school 8 November 2017
    Material Practices: Painting and Printmaking at the University of Brighton - Private View 8 November 2017
    Economic Partnership kick starts city strategy consultation 8 November 2017
    GTR respond to positive ASLEF referendum result 7 November 2017
    350th employer signed up to the Brighton & Hove Campaign 7 November 2017
    Rampion announces £4 million community fund 6 November 2017
    The First Gamification Conference comes to Brighton 3 November 2017
    Shoreham Port Welcomes New Commercial and Operations Director 2 November 2017
    Burning the Clocks launches Crowdfunder for 2017 2 November 2017
    The Gatwick Diamond Business Awards are now open for Entries 31 October 2017
    Brighton Based Paxton Open New Centre for Technology & Innovation 27 October 2017
    Adventures in risk taking for high growth businesses 27 October 2017
    Can your business benefit from offering a 'world of work' experience? 27 October 2017
    The Small Business Saturday Bus Tour launches across the UK for its fifth year 24 October 2017
    Business Networking & Case Study Visit with the Sustainable Business Partnership 24 October 2017
    Could you use an Energy Saving Workshop? 17 October 2017
    Peter Blake raffle raises £2,290 for Middle Street School 17 October 2017
    AMEX named major sponsor of city's bike share scheme 16 October 2017
    Ropetackle Business Friends scheme 4 October 2017
    VIRGIN STARTUP MEETUP 'HOW TO TELL (SELL) YOUR STORY' 3 October 2017
    BTN BikeShare: a successful first month 3 October 2017
    PLATF9RM open at Hove Town Hall 28 September 2017
    Green Light for Preston Barracks and Moulsecoomb Campus Regeneration 28 September 2017
    Local success story Giggling Squid at the Brighton Summit