May 20, 2019

Notice upheld against blue-painted terraced house

Are you allowed to paint your property any colour you like? Is planning permission required for painting a house? Houses are usually exempt from requiring planning […]
May 16, 2019

Beauty should be a planning consideration suggests a new poll

Most respondents to a recent survey believe that the visual appeal of new developments matters – but 65 per cent do not think it is sufficiently […]
May 15, 2019

New PD rights allowing conversions of shops to offices and takeaways to homes to take effect this month

The regulations, laid before parliament last week, follow an announcement made by housing secretary James Brokenshire as part of this year’s spring statement that the rights […]