Around a third of agricultural land in England is let under various agreements; changes to tenancy legislation will impact many businesses within the rural sector. With the deadline for responses to DEFRA’s consultation fast approaching on 2 July 2019, below is an overview of the consultation document, highlighting proposals identified by the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA).
At present only a fraction of older households live in senior housing despite research finding far more people are interested in such options than actually live in them. This is an issue for the individuals involved, their families and capacity in the wider housing market.
Bidwells, in conjunction with Professor Michael Ball, has released its first in a series of research reports on the senior housing market as part of their recently launched retirement living service offering.
Bidwells has released its Build to Rent report on the growing residential funding & investment sector. Investment into the Build to Rent (BTR) sector reached a record high in 2018 with almost £4bn of new funds allocated to the sector. Almost two-fifths of these transactions were forward funded as investors seek scale in key investment locations.