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Custom and Self Build Housing Discovery Visit September 26 & 27

Register now to join a 2 day Task Force-led visit to Custom and Self Build sites in the Netherlands this September. Read more This visit is sponsored by Custom Build Homes. Custom Build Homes is the UK’s leading dedicated provider of custom build marketing and sales services to landowners, developers, and local authorities providing Demand Assessments, … Continue reading Custom and Self Build Housing Discovery Visit September 26 & 27

Task Force offers free community-led housing support

Five community-led housing organisations are set to benefit from free support thanks to the Right to Build Task Force, which is offering up to five days of tailored expert advice to groups working to deliver their own group project. The Task Force has set aside funding for the work to enable its panel of Experts … Continue reading Task Force offers free community-led housing support

Task Force support for London Older Lesbian Cohousing and later life living

The Right to Build Task Force has embarked on its first London-based community-led work, advising London Older Lesbian Cohousing (LOLC). In addition, it has committed to working more closely with the new Community Led Housing London Hub to help drive its support for community-led groups in the capital. Announced at the Right to Build Expo: … Continue reading Task Force support for London Older Lesbian Cohousing and later life living

Task Force and Dutch Government exchange best practice on custom and self-build

Right To Build Task Force Ambassador Richard Bacon MP spoke recently with Dutch Government at a national conference about the experiences in England of the Right To Build legislation. The focus was on the practicalities and benefits of a policy-led approach for assessing demand for custom and self-build homes. The visit, also attended by Task … Continue reading Task Force and Dutch Government exchange best practice on custom and self-build

Meet some of the Task Force Experts

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 Meet some of the Task Force Experts

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

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

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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