Blog

Mar 24, 2017

The calfordseaden Architectural team is working with Maidstone Borough Council and Basildon Council to provide housing for areas in desperate need of new homes. 

Mar 20, 2017

The Private Rental Sector (PRS) is a classification of housing tenure that until recently has been provided by private landlords. The build to rent market has primarily been dominated by councils and affordable housing providers, and mostly consisted of simple and robust value for money homes for low income families.

Mar 14, 2017

With March comes the return to Brighton’s seafront for the annual CIH South East Conference. We were there supporting the CIH as we have done for the past 15 years the conference has been running and this year our Head of Design, John Spence, chaired the ‘Influencing the Planners’ conference session.

Mar 3, 2017

Having the ability to see and analyse buildings within a property portfolio is a critical asset to development and facilities teams in the day to day management of their estates. 

Mar 3, 2017

Calfordseaden’s multi-disciplinary teams have been working on a number of projects where the new Home Quality Mark  (HQM) is being used to assess the quality, performance and sustainability of new homes being designed.

Mar 3, 2017

The calfordseaden Architect team is working with Maidstone Borough Council and Basildon Council to provide housing for areas in desperate need of new homes. 

Dec 1, 2016

As sponsors of the Women in Social Housing (WISH) business and support network, calfordseaden was invited to join them at the 2016 Women in Housing Awards in Manchester. Anna Keys attended the event for the first time and gave us her thoughts....

Sep 21, 2016

A round up from the Chartered Institute of Housing South East Region 2016 Charity Golf Day which took place on Wednesday 14th September to raise money for the charity Porchlight. 

Jun 29, 2016

All public procurement projects funded by Central Government now need to be delivered using BIM Level 2. Consultants confirm they are BIM level 2 ready. Clients confirm they support it. But is BIM really delivering benefits? Do clients want it? And how many understand what BIM is beyond a 3D model?

Apr 22, 2016

Precious Ogbuchi, one of our Junior Design Engineers was invited by the CIBSE Young Engineering Network (YEN) to visit one of the energy centres at the Olympic Park.