Tagged: build-to-rent

New Willmott Dixon company marks major move into private rented sector

New Willmott Dixon company marks major move into private rented sector

Willmott Dixon has moved into the private rented sector with the launch of a new company. The company, called be:here, has reached agreement with M&G Investments’ Secured Property Income Fund to invest in its...




Tories criticise Ed Miliband’s ‘vacuous’ housing benefit reforms

Tories criticise Ed Miliband’s ‘vacuous’ housing benefit reforms

As Miliband urges subsidisation of housebuilding rather than rent, experts say his plan will not generate savings for years. Ed Miliband‘s plans to target the housing benefit bill with a new three-year cap on welfare spending will take...




One-in-five landlords plan portfolio expansion

One-in-five landlords plan portfolio expansion

One-in-five landlords plan to purchase an additional property over the next 12 months while becoming increasingly reliant on rental income, according to a study by BM Solutions. The survey of over 700 landlords found...




Architects in the UK launch campaign for more spacious homes

Architects in the UK launch campaign for more spacious homes

The Case for Space study reveals that 75% consider a lack of space a key problem, be sure to invest in properties that are spacious and with plenty of natural light so as to...




Housing association giant moves into private rentals

Housing association giant moves into private rentals

The move for housing associations to enter the private rented sector is gathering pace. As from yesterday Genesis, which operates across London and the South-East, will be offering one-, two- and three-bedroom properties for...