Andrew Timoney Mills & Reeve

Are cities scarred by office to residential developments?

In May 2013, the then UK Coalition government passed an amendment to the General Permitted Development Order which allowed the conversion of offices into new residential dwellings without the need to obtain full planning permission. Instead, developers had ‘deemed approval’. Andrew Timoney writes.

Altus AE 13

Altus updates Argus cloud with AE 13

Altus Group, a leading provider of software, data solutions and independent advisory services to the global commercial real estate industry, announces the release of the latest version of cloud-enabled ARGUS Enterprise.

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Mayor of London and Bryden Wood upgrade modular housing design app

Supported by the Mayor of London, tech-led design practice Bryden Wood and modern construction guru Mark Farmer’s consultancy Cast, have released a significant new version of their free PRiSM app, which harnesses the latest digital technology and data to help design and build manufactured homes.

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Homes England insists on MMC

The government agency will require bidders for its £7.4bn pot for affordable housing supply in the next five years to use modern methods of construction such as off-site manufacturing.