Mills And Reeve. Victoria Hughes Barker

Unlocking opportunity in retirement communities

1 July saw a long awaited debate in the House about retirement communities and villages, focusing on how they have weathered the Covid-19 storm and horizon scanning for their future, writes Victoria Hughes-Barker.

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Can property rise to the accessibility challenge?


Karl Tomusk

The built environment should be accessible to everyone, but the reality in our buildings and public spaces often falls short of that ideal. Karl Tomusk explores how the property industry tackles inclusive design and what impact tech can have on workspace access.

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PlaceTech adds voice to COP26 climate summit

If the property industry is to achieve the aim of becoming net zero carbon we must take urgent action. Championing the people and companies that are taking responsibility and sharing their actionable insights is an essential function of the leading media for the property community.

Green Homes Grant energy efficiency

Government urged to invest £5.3bn in green retrofits


Karl Tomusk

With UK homes accounting for 35% of the country’s energy use, the Construction Leadership Council has urged the government to back its 20-year blueprint for retrofitting existing houses in the forthcoming Heat and Buildings Strategy.