What we do

In this section you can take a look at some of our work, including publications, briefings, consultation responses, and ongoing Bills and consultations that we're engaging with.

BPF Brexit manifesto

This manifesto sets out how government can deliver a positive future for the UK outside the EU by working in partnership with the UK real estate sector.

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Unlocking growth through partnership

This joint report with the LGA sets out how local authorities, real estate, and government can come together to deliver growth.

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Britain's Property CREdentials

This 2016 report reveals the extent and value of UK real estate, and its importance to the fabric of our lives and businesses.

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+ BPF response to 'National Infrastructure Assessment Call for Evidence'

Our response to this consultation on the development of the National Infrastructure Assessment (NIA) highlights the need for a strategic spatial plan for growth and a long term vision for the National Infrastructure Commission.

10 Feb 2017

+ Unlocking the Benefits and Potential of Build to Rent

This research, commissioned by the BPF from Savills, academically reviewed by LSE, and sponsored by Barclays, provides the most comprehensive analysis to date of the build to rent sector’s progress and projected growth.

7 Feb 2017

+ BPF response to draft Finance Bill 2017 clauses on corporation tax loss relief

One of two responses to the draft Finance Bill 2017, our comments on proposals to reform corporation tax loss relief argue that loss relief is hugely complex and, in our view, unnecessary at this time.

1 Feb 2017

+ Our response to draft Finance Bill 2017 clauses on SSE

One of two responses to the draft Finance Bill 2017, our comments on the substantial shareholding exemption (SSE) are welcoming, although we are concerned that government could go further, and create a full participation exemption as exists in other European countries.

1 Feb 2017

+ Unlocking growth through partnership

This joint report from the BPF and the Local Government Association updates a 2012 publication on the theme of public/private sector collaboration, and sets out best practice for how local authorities, the real estate sector, and central Government can come together to deliver growth and successful developments. 

25 Jan 2017

+ A positive future for the UK and for real estate: BPF manifesto

Our manifesto sets out how government can deliver a positive future for the UK outside the EU by working in partnership with the UK real estate sector, which is one of the fundamental building blocks of the economy.

24 Jan 2017

+ BPF briefing on 'Building our Industrial Strategy' green paper

Our briefing on the government's green paper on its industrial strategy provides a summary of the content and our preliminary thoughts.

23 Jan 2017

+ BPF response to 'Road to Growth'

Our response to this Highways England discussion paper on how the strategic road network can contribute to growth is supportive of the principles, but seeks more detail on how it will be adopted at all levels of the organisation.

20 Jan 2017

+ BPF response to draft Greater Manchester Spatial Framework

Our response to the draft Greater Manchester Spatial Framework is supportive and welcomes the approach to industrial development, but raises concerns around housing supply and transport infrastructure.

16 Jan 2017

+ BPF submission to 'A City for all Londoners'

Our submission to the GLA's document setting out their direction of travel for the London Plan considers issues around residential development, balancing the need for residential and employment space in the use of land, and high street regeneration.

11 Dec 2016
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