Covid-19 Daily Briefing

Daily briefings on the most relevant news affecting our industry from the weekend.

Were we too harsh on Boris? No. Here’s why.

We respond to some of the debate yesterday's blog stirred up.

Businesses must get more vocal over lockdown

Winston Churchill once said: “Those who fail to learn from history are condemned to repeat it.”

Real estate will play a central role in capturing the potential of UK life sciences

UK life sciences may be the perfect coronavirus cure for the UK economy, but real estate must be on hand to support the science.
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Innovation will be key to getting Britain building again

Covid-19 is an opportunity to bring UK housebuilding into the 21st century.

How modular manufacturing can provide new jobs in the wake of retail’s demise

With retail jobs disappearing by the tens of thousands, perhaps modern manufacturing can pave the way for a new-look workforce.

Tackling the Housing Crisis

How do you solve a problem like the UK's housing crisis? Blackstock Consulting sat down with a host of industry experts to discuss exactly that....

Planet Property’s need to be green

A man dressed as a broccoli arrested on the streets of London and people glueing themselves to tube trains before getting a good shoeing in...

Paying for the long term BTR model

One of the biggest advantages yet biggest barriers of Build to Rent (BTR) is that developers and operators take the long-term view. They don’t build...

The local authority potential for Build to Rent

We should not be ashamed of the fact Britain is reliant on private finance to deliver new infrastructure. And there’s no reason why we should...

Blackstock’s 18 for ‘18: A review

Last year, the Blackstock team put forward some predictions for how 2018 would play out. Let’s see if we were right:

PropCast: Building trust in BTR

Rory O'Hagan, director of Assael Architecture and Ed Fowkes, development director of Prosperity Capital Partners discuss building trust in the build to rent sector, with...