Sustainable Housing from Bioregional

Growing up in Hackbridge I was used to the “Teletubby” houses as we would call them. A brand-new set of apartments and houses, with bright multi-coloured rotating chimneys on the roof, a lot like the antennas on the Teletubbies! Although their official name is BedZED, Teletubby houses sound much nicer. The BedZED’s were a pioneer...

Bridge of Earn

A Bridge of Earn residential development is under threat of being demolished as a result of a breach of planning conditions. Residents on the development, built by Maplewood Developments, have all received letters from Perth and Kinross Council advising them not to use their gardens whilst council officials prepare to investigate whether the properties are...

How is Groundsure Moving Searches Forward

  Groundsure is moving searches forward with a clearer focus on accuracy, simplicity and risk analysis in its new residential search report portfolio for UK conveyancers and homebuyers.   Groundsure, a leading authority on environmental risks in the UK, has launched a series of new and improved residential search reports as part of its moving...

Covering all aspects of planning to avoid potential risks

When starting a project in any profession it is important to approach from a position of knowledge. This is especially true in the areas of design and construction – where surprises along the way can prove painful and costly. Early acquisition of relevant information can ensure smooth progress and helps to build mitigation into a...