Future of the High Street – it must evolve to survive..
David Jones, MD/Head of Planning takes a look at what the future might hold for our town centres in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.Read more
The LinkedIn Effect
Jo Bruce, Marketing Manager looks at the power of LinkedIn as a tool to build your business profile and gives her top tips for success.Read more
Quantity Surveyor – certainty in uncertain times
In these uncertain economic times, the need for a good, reliable Quantity Surveyor on your construction project or development has never been greater.Read more
New Secondary School - proposal to house 2021 pupil intake
Balcarras Academy Trust will house the school's first pupil intake in new modular buildings from September 2021.Read more
Consultation on 'Changes to the Planning System'
Government launches further consultation to run alongside 'Planning for the Future' consultation.Read more
Planning for the Future
Housing Secretary, Robert Jenrick publishes proposals for major reforms aimed at streamlining and modernising the planning system.Read more
Planned Preventative Maintenance - avoiding those nasty surprises..
Let’s face it, in these uncertain times, the last thing any of us need are unexpected costs.Read more
Changes to Permitted Development Rights
Government changes due to come into force are designed to revitalise town centres and encourage new homes.Read more
Permitted Development Rights - Upward Extension to Homes
New regulations due to come into force will allow upward extensions for single dwellings, as well to create additional dwellings.Read more
Permitted Development – Demolition of Vacant Buildings
New regulations due to come into force will allow the demolition of vacant buildings and rebuild for residential dwellings.Read more
Permitted Development Rights - Upward Extension of Flats
New regulations due to come into force will allow the upward extension of flats to create new dwellings.Read more
Permitted Development Rights - Natural Light
New regulations due to come into force will enforce important changes to permitted development rights in relation to the requirement for natural light.Read more