Terraced Houses Portland England

Is a stamp duty overhaul the key to net-zero?

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Karl Tomusk

The UK needs a "near complete decarbonisation" of its housing stock to meet its carbon pledges. The UK Green Building Council has a proposal to nudge the industry in the right direction.

Cybersecurity IoT guide

How to stay safe in a digital revolution

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Karl Tomusk

Smarter buildings powered by cutting edge software and IoT devices are undoubtedly pushing property into new, innovative places – but a digital revolution comes with risks.

Mills & Reeve LLP

Repurposing to lab space

One of the trends likely to occur in sci-tech real estate is the re-purposing of commercial spaces like offices, retail and warehouse units, to lab space, writes Amelia Lewis.

Robbie Turner Mills & Reeve

COMMENT | What will a driverless futuRE look like?

The first driverless vehicles are due to hit our streets later in this decade, writes Robbie Turner. As well as having an effect on how we live, work and travel, the rollout could have a profound effect on how our towns, cities and built environment are developed.

LDV Charging

How Tesco embraced the electric revolution

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Karl Tomusk

Having halved its emissions since 2016 and introduced an ambitious electric vehicle strategy, Tesco is on its way to reaching net-zero status by 2035. PlaceTech speaks to the supermarket's head of energy for an insight into its green strategy.

2021 Tech Nation Report

Tech Nation Report: the state of UK tech in 7 charts

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Karl Tomusk

The UK's tech industry attracted more capital than any country besides the US and China last year. The 2021 Tech Nation Report explores the trends behind those figures, revealing the importance of fintech and 'deep tech' to the UK market.