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Lovell Partnerships Join The Housing Forum

Date: 21/08/2019

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We are delighted to announce Lovell Partnerships, London has joined The Housing Forum.

 

Lovell is a leading provider of partnership housing with over 45 years’ experience. With offices across the UK, Lovell provides a comprehensive range of services and can offer a full range of options for partners.

 

Lovell is part of Morgan Sindall Group plc, a leading UK regeneration and construction group with revenue of c£2.8 billion and which operates through six ...

International Housing Group Study Trip 2019: Freiburg, Germany

Date: 24/06/2019

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The Housing Forum is delighted to be joining forces with the CIH SE International Group to offer a study tour of one of the world’s greenest cities.

 

16 - 18 October 2019

 

 

Overview

 

One of the greenest cities in the world with a record of sustainable housing development, Freiburg is a must visit destination for those interested in how we develop places and homes to meet the challenges of climate change, affordability, health and wellbeing.

 

As ...

Programme Announced for Development Partnership Forum - East of England

Date: 24/01/2019

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Whatever the political uncertainty, one thing is certain we need to build more housing and do so urgently. The first Development Partnership Forum of 2019 will examine how a new town is being developed and explore new house building opportunities available in the East of England.


Achieving sustainable and economically successful communities at scale is a significant challenge. This Forum will focus on the housing ambitions in the East of England and the creation of new ...

Video: Shelagh Grant Discusses Quality at the 2018 Energy Summit

Date: 17/01/2019

 

At a recent event, The Housing Forum partnered with long-standing members Worcester Bosch in a bid to tackle future challenges relating to quality construction and heat provision in the UK amongst housing professionals.

 

Featuring key speakers from across the housing and construction industry, attendees of the Housing Forum’s Energy Summit event discussed where energy might sit amongst a drive towards quality and sustainable housing and ambitious construction targets.

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Development Partnership Forum - East of England: Creating New Communities

Date: 07/01/2019

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Whatever the political uncertainty, one thing is certain we need to build more housing and do so urgently. The first Development Partnership Forum of 2019 will examine how a new town is being developed and explore new house building opportunities available in the East of England.

 

Achieving sustainable and economically successful communities at scale is a significant challenge. This Forum will focus on the housing ambitions in the East of England and the creation of new ...

Energy Summit: Building a Sustainable Future

Date: 19/09/2018

 

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Across the UK there is a growing demand for energy efficient homes and for the housing industry to deliver more sustainable places to live. The affordability of energy, the concept of fuel poverty, and the idea of cleaner economic growth have also emerged as issues of political and social significance.

 

 

With many homes built before the introduction of energy performance regulation, it is not surprising that energy use in our homes is currently responsible for 25% of the ...

National Conference: Shelagh Grant Looks Forward to Building the Future

Date: 21/05/2018

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The central theme of our National Conference programme is connectivity – of people - of places - of ideas - of skills – and how in combination, we might shape future communities.

 

Housing projects are underway throughout the country and there is a growth trajectory with many more new communities planned. The combination of advances in technology, different techniques opening up possibilities of more land and advances in transport, particularly rail are bringing ...

Innovation Workshop on Digitalisation in Heat Networks – Benefits for Residents- 31 March

Date: 23/03/2017

 

 

 

The Housing Forum along with Switch2 are holding an interactive workshop will cover the latest policy developments in housing, heat networks regulation and a video demonstration of connected heat networks and will take place at The Housing Forum’s offices in the City of London. The programme is available here. 

 

Presenters include :  Simon Trevenna, UK Implementation Manager (Heat), ‎Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy ...

Double success for A2Dominion at Housebuilder Awards

Date: 10/11/2015

Housing Forum member A2Dominion scooped two accolades in the 2015 Housebuilder Awards recently, winning both the ‘Best Low or Zero Carbon Initiative’ category and the prestigious ‘Best Medium Housebuilder’ title.

 

Fabrica by A2Dominion won ‘Best Low or Zero Carbon Initiative’ for its innovative Elmsbrook development, the first phase of the NW Bicester eco-town in Oxfordshire.

 

The nationally-important, true zero carbon housing scheme at ...

Innovation Worksho programme 31 March

Date: 23/03/2017
“Innovation Workshop on Digitalisation in Heat Networks – Benefits for Residents with Switch2” Friday 31 March 2017 10am– 2pm with networking lunch This interactive workshop will cover the latest policy developments in housing, heat network regulation and a video demonstration of connected heat networks. The Housing Forum 6th Floor, 1 Minster Court Minster Lane London EC3R 7AA 10.00 Registration, Coffee, Networking 10.20 Welcome and Introductions ‘Fixing our broken housing ...