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Adam Roake is a developer and an architect with over thirty-three years’ experience in mixed use urban development, including nine years as a main board director of Goldcrest Land Limited. He was a CABE Enabler advising local authorities and project promoters on good design and ‘Building for Life’ quality considerations and he wasmember of the … Continue reading Task Force Experts

Taskforce Manager Role

You will work closely with the Task Force Director to manage the day-to-day operation of the Task Force. A central part of this role will involve co-ordinating a panel of up to 20 Experts and setting-up, managing and evaluating projects undertaken by the Task Force for organisations it supports. There may also be the opportunity … Continue reading Taskforce Manager Role

Presentations from the Right to Build Expo

Download any of the presentations from the expo by clicking the links below. The Right to Build Task Force: Supporting Custom & Self Build delivery in the UK, Mario Wolf, Task Force Director Opportunities for Custom & Self Build across North Northamptonshire, Andrew Longley, Head of North Northamptonshire Joint Planning and Delivery Unit Delivery of … Continue reading Presentations from the Right to Build Expo

Richard Bacon MP addresses Right to Build Expo Northants

  On Nov 7th 2017 Castle Theatre, North Northants hosted the second regional Right to Build Expo. Audience members heard Richard Bacon MP speak about Self-Build, Custom and Community Housebuilding and place-making.

Task Force announces ground breaking new demand assessment tool and more Task Force experts

  The second regional Right to Build Expo kicked off today in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, bringing together stakeholders from industry, local authorities and landowners. Since its launch the Task Force has received significant interest from around the UK and is now agreeing project briefs with a range of clients. There has been considerable interest in how … Continue reading Task Force announces ground breaking new demand assessment tool and more Task Force experts

Full programme for RtB Expo Northants

The running order for Nov 7th’s second Right to Build Expo in Wellingborough, Northants now available online:   Click here for final programme!   Highlights of the day are set to be: The opportunity to book 1:1 sessions with our sponsors BuildStore, Potton and other exhibitors in the Market Forum Practical lessons from Almere Council … Continue reading Full programme for RtB Expo Northants

Richard Bacon MP addresses 1st Right to Build Expo, 18 Sep ’17

Last month Aylesbury Vale District Council hosted the first regional Right to Build Expo. Following a keynote address from the Minister for Housing and Planning, Richard Bacon MP addressed an audience of planners, architects, custom build providers, surveyors, builders and local authorities. REGISTER NOW FOR THE NEXT RIGHT TO BUILD EXPO ON 7 NOVEMBER Powered … Continue reading Richard Bacon MP addresses 1st Right to Build Expo, 18 Sep ’17

REGISTER NOW ! 7 NOVEMBER

Right to Build Expo: Unlocking the potential of Custom & Self Build housing Kick start your own Right to Build success story. Network and share your experiences of the Right to Build so far. Learn about the new Right to Build Task Force and what it could do for you. Find out about how pioneering … Continue reading REGISTER NOW ! 7 NOVEMBER

First expo slides now available…

Michael Holmes presentation 18 September ’17 Mario Wolf Task Force presentation 18 September ’17 Aylesbury Vale District Council presentation 18 September ’17 Bucks Building Society presentation 18 September ’17 Masterclass on RTB Registers and Assessing Demand 18 September ’17 Alexander De Vries Leiden slides – 18 September ’17 Richard Bacon slides – 18 September ’17 … Continue reading First expo slides now available…

7 November ’17 for second regional Right to Build Expo

Following the huge success of the first event in Buckinghamshire, we are delighted to announce the second regional Right to Build Expo. The Right to Build Task Force’s series of regional Expos will continue to build on its most successful elements and be honed by feedback to take the event from strength to strength. The … Continue reading 7 November ’17 for second regional Right to Build Expo

Programme released for Right to Build Expo: Unlocking the potential of Custom and Self Build Housing

A detailed programme is now available for the Right to Build Expo on 18 September in Aylesbury, Bucks. Click here for the programme Alok Sharma MP, Minister of State for Housing and Planning features in a fantastic line-up of speakers which also includes Alexander De Vries, Project Manager from Nieuw Leyden in The Netherlands and … Continue reading Programme released for Right to Build Expo: Unlocking the potential of Custom and Self Build Housing

RIGHT TO BUILD TASK FORCE ANNOUNCES NEW DIRECTOR, SECOND ORGANISATION TO RECEIVE SUPPORT AND FIRST EXPERT

Mario Wolf has been announced as the founding Director of the new Right to Build Task Force. He takes up his new role on secondment from the Department for Communities and Local Government. The Task Force has also announced its first Task Force Expert, Joanne Ellingham from HTA Design LLP; and that East Northamptonshire Council … Continue reading RIGHT TO BUILD TASK FORCE ANNOUNCES NEW DIRECTOR, SECOND ORGANISATION TO RECEIVE SUPPORT AND FIRST EXPERT

Diversifying the housing market through custom and self-build

Mario Wolf explains how the Right to Build Task Force is aiming to help policy-makers, practitioners and communities harness the opportunities to diversify the UK’s housing market offered by custom- and self-build housing. This article, which has been published in the June edition of the Journal Town & Country Planning, provides an overview of the … Continue reading Diversifying the housing market through custom and self-build
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