Melanie Leech joins the BPF as Chief Executive from the Food and Drink Federation.

Melanie Leech announced as new Chief Executive

The British Property Federation (BPF) has announced Melanie Leech, Director General of the Food and Drink Federation (FDF), as its new Chief Executive.

Melanie, who joins the £404bn property industry after nine years at the helm of the trade body for the food manufacturing industry, will take up her new role in early 2015.

Prior to leading the FDF, Melanie held senior positions in Government, including Director of Communications at the Cabinet Office and Head of Broadcasting Policy at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport.
BPF Residential Dinner and Conference 2015: Reinventing Residential

BPF Residential Dinner and Conference 2015

Reinventing Residential


The British Property Federation Residential Dinner and Conference will provide a forum for debating current trends and developments in the residential property market, and will be an excellent opportunity to network with policy makers and other BPF members.

Read more and book your place

Buy In or Bye Bye? The critical role of councils in build-to-rent development

Buy In or Bye Bye?

The critical role of councils in build-to-rent development

When seeking local housing authority buy in for build-to-rent developments, what are the main challenges for developers in gaining planning permission?

This seminar will focus on how best to work with the local housing authorities to ensure that these proposed schemes come to fruition.

View the full programme and book your free place.
BritPropBlog - the voice of real estate


We have launched a BritPropBlog to discuss all real estate related issues big and small.

We welcome members to share their comments on our blog or tweet your replies using the hashtag #BritPropBlog, and if you have your own story to share, please do get in touch.

You can also follow us on Twitter @Britprop or join the conversation on our LinkedIn group.
As you move from page to page, this column shows you some of the useful information stored on this site

Or you can use this search:

Recent Publications