5G: the race is on to control your city

5G: the race is on to control your city

5G is more than just another network to provide connectivity to all of your shiny distracting gadgets, before long it will become the connective fabric tying everything in our cities together. A major technological shift is underway as the world begins to transition...
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) – What and Why

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) – What and Why

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) has a bit of an image problem, with many perceiving it as a complicated, expensive and time-consuming process which causes more problems than it solves – but is this really the case? Aside from being a statutory requirement, the...
The Housing Crisis – the great challenge of our time

The Housing Crisis – the great challenge of our time

As every politician and those in the development sector are keen to remind us, we are facing a housing crisis; on that there is much agreement. What no one agrees on are the reasons for that housing crisis and how to solve it. We hear many suggested causes, from...
Co-Living : an important emerging UK trend

Co-Living : an important emerging UK trend

Although ‘Co-living’ has become a buzzword, this emerging trend is gaining momentum across the UK, with an increasing number of schemes coming forward, whilst policy struggles to keep up. Co-living is a niche Build to Rent product providing compact non self-contained...