Select an issue:

North East Property News

Discover the latest property news from throughout the North East region here at Northern Insight Magazine. You are guaranteed to be kept in the know with up-to-date North East property news, from opening dates and new developments to estate agent updates for residential and commercial properties.

Featured Article
Property / Insight

The New National Planning Policy Framework: Thinking Big And Small

Issue 36

The role which the planning profession has in helping to deliver housing growth has never been greater. The past year has seen a plethora of new policy initiatives and consultation proposals in reaction to the Government’s policy agenda which is heavily focussed on planning reform and ensuring a system is put in place capable of addressing the national housing crisis. The initiatives and proposals are aimed at fixing the broken housing market and boosting supply towards a long-term target of delivering 300,000 new homes per year. On March 5 the consultation version of the new National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) was published and, not surprisingly, it identifies the delivery of additional new homes as a fundamental principle and a clear priority underpinning the whole of the Government’s intended approach to planning. The key question, and the biggest challenge facing the industry, is therefore how will a doubling of current housing…


Sign-up to our newsletter

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.