6th December 2013
A new £3.5 development of luxury apartments in South Manchester is proving popular with buyers with almost two thirds of the development already sold.
Albert Place, situated at Didsbury Point, has sold 26 of its 36 properties despite work only starting on site over the summer.
11th November 2013
Over three million homes back on the market, £400billion of housing weath unlocked, and more three bedroom properties available.
Those are the findings of a recent report into housing for the elderly from think-tank Demos, which says all these things are possible if more, appropriate retirement housing were available.
4th November 2013
Mulbury Homes has secured funding of over £12.3million to build over 600 new homes across the North West.
The homes will be delivered between 2014 – 2017, after the developer successfully bid for grants from the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA).
23rd October 2013
Once again, the planning minister Nick Boles has sparked a heated discussion after announcing plans to review the planning rules surrounding national parks.
After using words like ‘embalmed’ and ‘museums’ to describe areas like the Peak District, Dartmoor and The Lakes, it’s necessary to go beyond these headline grabbing statements to see what he’s actually saying.
1st October 2013
I was interested to read recently that the North West is short of at least 40,000 housing plots, according to a report published by planning consultancy Turley Associates.
The North West Housing Land Supply Update, looked into housing requirements and land supply across the region and found that at least 178,537 new homes were needed over the next five years to meet need, and that there is currently only land supply for 138,318, leaving a substantial shortfall.
19th September 2013
Back in early 2012, the government announced a consultation on Part L of the building regulations as it looks to ensure that all new homes in England are built to zero carbon standards from 2016.
It was a fairly significant announcement, as it was looking at introducing a raft of changes which would affect the entire industry, and had a schedule of being implemented in October 2013.
17th September 2013
Building work has begun on a £6million scheme to provide dozens of affordable homes and help first-time buyers in Preston onto the property ladder.
Mulbury Homes is building the 56 houses and apartments for social landlord Contour Homes.
8th August 2013
In our latest blog we spoke to Claire Morris, business development manager, of Mulbury Care about the issues surrounding our ageing population.
What challenges do we face as our population gets older?
1st August 2013
50 retirement living apartments in Darwen have been officially handed over by Mulbury Homes to Twin Valley Homes.
The Willow Gardens scheme, which is on the site of the former Darwen Health Centre on Union Street, was built by Manchester based contractors, Harbur Construction.
18th July 2013
Construction has begun on a project to build 22 new ‘house share’ homes on the site of the former Kirkmanshulme pub in Longsight, Manchester.
The homes, which are being delivered by Mulbury Homes, on behalf of Eastlands Housing Association, are being built by Manchester-based construction firm, Harbur Construction.