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...

How digitisation, AR, BIM and modular will revolutionise property

Cast’s Mark Farmer, author of the Farmer Review and Assael Architecture co-founder Russell Pedley debate how digitisation, offsite construction and augmented reality are shaking up...

Residential capacity: Tipping point or teetering over the edge?

With the housing and planning bill under debate in the House of Lords, the timing couldn’t have been better for the ULI to host the...

London housing: Between a Trot and hard face

With some flats in central London costing more than a private island, its small wonder housing is considered the number one issue facing the capital....

Build to rent: Funding Britain’s rental revolution report

A report looking into the emerging build to rent sector in Britain, which Blackstock authored in association with Addleshaw Goddard and the British Property Federation....

Pension funds key to fixing the estate we’re in

What politicians have ignored for decades is that poor housing is the root cause of many of society’s ills, something the prime minister has today...