It’s time for the Conservatives to put on their hard hats in the North

Infrastructure investment is the key to unlocking Britain's regions, and driving growth beyond the South East.

Car-free cities can help tackle climate change

It's time the property industry embraced the benefits of car-free cities

The new housing consensus

British politics is perhaps the most divided it has ever been. But housing is one area where a quiet consensus has emerged.

The Big Brexit Distraction

Brexit has been a big distraction that has taken the focus off other pressing domestic issues. What needs to change?

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....

Professionalising renting: a source of rare cross party support

Build-to-rent has been one of those rare issues in real estate where there is a cross-party consensus of support. On the one hand BTR it...

Labour Land and Housing paper: For the Many?

Planning juries may be a stupid idea, but updating council tax, resourcing councils better and stabilising land costs are things everyone has been demanding for years.

Berlin housing vote a warning shot to HAs

News that Berliners may vote on effectively renationalising 200,000 rented apartments may have some institutional investors exploring build-to-rent in London looking nervously at the capital. With Labour mayor...

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:

Navigating Brexit

In the run up to the House of Commons 'Meaningful Vote' on the Prime Minister's negotiated deal with the EU, to be held on 11...

Property podcast: JLL & L&G

The second of our property podcasts, produced to celebrate BPF Futures' first anniversary, sees Blackstock founder Andrew Teacher joined by Legal & General’s head of...

Property podcast: British Land & CBRE

The first of two property podcasts, produced to celebrate BPF Futures' first anniversary, sees Blackstock founder Andrew Teacher joined by British Land chief executive Chris...