Home   Categories   Grid

Construction & Housing

More homes approved on old college land

More homes approved on old college land

20 May 2022

An additional 60 homes have been confirmed as part of a controversial development at a former college site.

1

Former department store to be demolished

Former department store to be demolished

20 May 2022

The Victorian portion of a town's former Debenhams will have to be torn down to make way for a new medical centre.

28

Japanese knotweed threatening thousands of unbuilt homes

Japanese knotweed threatening thousands of unbuilt homes

19 May 2022

Sightings of the invasive plant,close to a proposed major development site, have raised questions about plans for new homes.

12

Work starts on hundreds of garden city homes

Work starts on hundreds of garden city homes

19 May 2022

Construction work has started on the development of 138 new flats to be built as part of Kent's garden city.

1

Looming recession 'could kill off local businesses'

Looming recession 'could kill off local businesses'

18 May 2022

Soaring inflation could usher in a recession later this year - and the fear many firms may not survive it, warns a Kent business expert.

6

MP slams traffic lights plan for roundabout

MP slams traffic lights plan for roundabout

18 May 2022

An MP has hit out at plans for traffic lights at a gridlocked roundabout to cope with a new housing estate saying they will create more traffic chaos.

9

New estate could threaten plans for town's relief road

New estate could threaten plans for town's relief road

18 May 2022

A developer's plans for 330 new homes could scupper the completion of a town's long-awaited relief road, it is claimed.

3

Plans to 'infill' lake to create thousands of homes

Plans to 'infill' lake to create thousands of homes

18 May 2022

Part of a lake could be raised and filled in as part of plans to deliver thousands of homes and a music and arts venue at Kent's new garden city.

32

First homes hit market at controversial village site

First homes hit market at controversial village site

17 May 2022

A scheme to build 421 homes on fields around a village church which was allowed after an appeal have hit the market.

Deadline looms for Medway awards

Deadline looms for Medway awards

17 May 2022

A leading business event for Medway is urging firms to enter now as the clock ticks down to the deadline for entries.

Huge estate planned for narrow country lane

Huge estate planned for narrow country lane

16 May 2022

Residents are fuming after discovering an estate of 650 houses is planned for fields behind their homes.

17

Consultation dates added over garden village after leaflet fiasco

Consultation dates added over garden village after leaflet fiasco

12 May 2022

A council has announced extra consultation events for a development it is behind, after a blunder meant many neighbours were not informed.

Field set for protection could get 250 homes instead

Field set for protection could get 250 homes instead

12 May 2022

A council leader has warned that nothing can stop housing development on a treasured green space after a 'dreadful decision' by planning inspectors.

23

'We need emergency budget now'

'We need emergency budget now'

09 May 2022

A leading business organisation in the county has joined a call for the Chancellor to hold an emergency budget to ease the cost of living crisis.

1

Plans unveiled for 200 homes at old hospital wing

Plans unveiled for 200 homes at old hospital wing

08 May 2022

Proposals to partly demolish an old hospital wing to make way for 200 homes have been unveiled for the first time.

5

IdentiKent: Is new homes fury down to design?

IdentiKent: Is new homes fury down to design?

08 May 2022

We cast a critical eye of over 15 Kent housing sites and learn how Local Design Codes might be the answer to everyone's problems.

9

No 'washing or bamboo' on new flat balconies

No 'washing or bamboo' on new flat balconies

08 May 2022

Hundreds of new flats have been approved as part of a town centre's regeneration - but developers are set to restrict 'unsightly items' on balconies.

57

New seaside homes and restaurant plan unveiled

New seaside homes and restaurant plan unveiled

07 May 2022

A building "in need of a total renovation" that's home to a restaurant, charity shop and flats could be demolished to make way for a new complex.

6

Trio of buildings scoop architectural honours

Trio of buildings scoop architectural honours

05 May 2022

Three Kent buildings have been recognised for their architectural splendour at a leading regional awards.

Designs for more beach homes revealed

Designs for more beach homes revealed

04 May 2022

The latest plans for more homes in a seaside regeneration scheme also include shingle gardens and a restaurant with sea-view terrace.

15
Close This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.Learn More