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07 May 2020, London: The British Property Federation (BPF) publishes today a Licence to Occupy – a standard template that can be used by the NHS, associated organisations and any commercial property owner to coordinate and agree rent-free occupation of commercial properties.
Research published today by the British Property Federation (BPF) shows that there are now 157,512 build-to-rent homes – new, high-quality and professionally-managed homes built for renters – complete, under construction or in planning across the UK. This is a 12 per cent jump against the same period last year.
In a rapidly evolving political and policy environment, we are continuing to work with our members to understand your issues, represent your concerns to Government and in the media and do what we can to support you.
The British Property Federation today publishes a statement, on behalf of the commercial property industry, to urge any business in financial distress ahead of the first rent quarter day of 2020 to speak to their landlord as soon as possible.
Read our full response to today's budget here.
New report published today provides insight into the economic impact of the UK logistics sector and provides updated recommendations to support the sector’s future.
Research published today by the British Property Federation shows that the total number of newly completed build-to-rent homes – high-quality and professionally-managed homes built for renters – across the UK’s regions, excluding London, increased by 51 per cent in 2019.
Alex Green, Assistant Director (Development and Sustainability), British Property Federation comments on the government’s non-domestic Private Rented Sector minimum energy efficiency standards: future trajectory to 2030 consultation
Comments on today’s Queen’s Speech from Ian Fletcher, Director of Real Estate Policy, focusing on the key topics for the property industry.
Our Accelerated Planning Manifesto contains industry perspectives on the practical ways in which the existing planning system can be made more efficient, as well as focusing on specific areas of the system that deserve greater attention from central government.
A coalition of business groups and organisations from across the property and construction sectors have joined forces to urge the next UK government to cut VAT on maintenance and improvement works to people’s homes.
28 November 2019, London: Ahead of the UK General Election, the British Property Federation has published its 2019 Manifesto, setting out proposals that will drive investment into the UK property sector and help to address some of the country’s key challenges.
BPF President Helen Gordon announces the next phase of our Redefining Real Estate campaign, including support for a Real Estate Data Foundation and new partnerships with BAME in Property and LandAid.