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Housing Subscription: Sharing With Your Neighbours?

IKEA’s research lab Space10 and architecture studio EFFEKT have teamed up on The Urban Village Project, a vision for subscription-based...

Shipping Containers as Affordable Housing

Last year, we wrote this article about shipping containers being used to house homeless people across the UK. Now, it...

Iceni Homes and Emmaus Suffolk working together for...

Emmaus Suffolk is an independent local charity offering new and different ways to increase the chances for the homeless and...

Street Tree Pods to alleviate London’s housing crisis

Matthew Chamberlain, University of Westminster graduate has designed a sustainable treehouse to provide starter homes on London’s streets, while also...

Building of the Year: 2019

Architects’ Journal, which supports the architecture industry on a daily basis with in-depth news analysis, insight into issues that are...

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Iceni Homes: Sustainable Housing Trends

As a planet, we have never been more aware and conscious of the damage we have caused and continue to...

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Making Affordable Housing Smart

There is no denying that the UK is constantly in need of more affordable housing. Populations are forever growing and...

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What is the difference between Affordable Housing and...

When it comes to the housing industry, the terms ‘affordable housing’ and social housing’ are frequently used in the same...

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What is a help to buy ISA

Here at Iceni homes, creating affordable homes for all across the UK is our ultimate goal. However, there is no...

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5 Futuristic Housing Ideas From Iceni Homes

Nothing is more unpredictable than the future of housing. In a market that is ever-changing, trying to house a constantly...

How Drones Are Being Used In Home Construction

Over the last 5 years, drones have started to change the complexion of the construction industry. They are significantly altering...

Shipping Container Homes for The Homeless

Shipping containers have been used to house homeless people all across the UK and they’re now open for sale to...

The Rise of the Smart Home

A Smart Home is defined as a residence that uses internet-connected devices to enable the remote monitoring and management of...

The Worlds First Habitable 3D Printed House

Eindhoven in the Netherlands is set to be the first city in the world to produce habitable homes made with...

The Advantages of Renting

In today’s chaotic housing market, you could be forgiven for thinking that there is very limited opportunities of moving into...

Emmaus Garden Shed Donation

Iceni are delighted to support Emmaus UK throughout 2018 in their mission to work together to overcome homelessness and social...

The W Note – UK Housing: What, Where...

What - happened in May? London House Prices Tumbled It has recently been reported that house prices in London tumbled...

The Brexit Effect

How will Brexit effect affordable housing in the UK? The answer is not a simple one. It is not good, nor...

What is Affordable Housing?

2018 has so far seen a rise in property prices meaning affordable housing is at the forefront of many discussions....

The Policy Update

On the 11th January 2018, the housing secretary Sajid Javid launched Homes England, an agency set to prioritise development on...

Iceni Homes is Delighted to Welcome Suzanne Newman...

Suzanne comes to Iceni with a wealth of experience and is a further sign of Iceni strengthening its resources as...

UK Budget 2018: What do the Changes Mean...

The UK government aims to create surplus housing, by financing long-term projects at a lower rate. The main aim is...

Is Downsizing the Answer?

Our new government have designed a flagship housing strategy to make downsizing far easier for older people, in an attempt...

Colne Housing Award for Iceni Staff

Here at Iceni Homes we are delighted to announce that one of our project managers has been recognised at our partner,...

Iceni Homes The Future of Housing

In 2016, the Futures Company published an article on the Shelter Charity’s website that discussed how the housing landscape will...

Iceni Homes Funding Supported in Full

Iceni Homes is pleased to announce that the recent bid for funding, submitted to the HCA on behalf of its...

Iceni Homes Announce Managing Director

Iceni Homes is delighted to announce the appointment of Phil Murton as Managing Director. Phil has worked for Iceni Homes...

Jaywick Evacuation Highlights Importance of Long-View Planning

Residents of Jaywick on the Essex coast were evacuated on January 13th due to severe weather. Police officers began evacuating...

Iceni Homes: 2016 Review

As we’re nearing the end of 2016, Iceni Homes is reflecting on another busy and successful year. With numbers of new...

Iceni Homes is Proud to Support Slippers for...

Iceni Homes is proud to be supporting Shelter's 'Slippers for Shelter' fundraiser this Christmas. The team put their best foot forward...

Affordable Homes: The Village Building Houses for Young...

A village in Suffolk has given the go-ahead for more affordable homes to be built, in a bid to encourage...

Milestone Marked in Modern New Housing Development in...

A milestone in the building of a new Colne housing development which will regenerate an eyesore site in Harwich is...

Out of the Box: Will Tiny Flats Above...

As a company that embraces innovation in the UK housing industry, the aims of architect Bill Dunster's pop-up properties resonate with us here at Iceni Homes....

Shared Ownership and Affordable Homes Programme 2016 to...

The HCA Prospectus for the 2016 - 2021 Bid Round is now out and as expected the focus is heavily...

New Home for Iceni Homes

Iceni Homes is moving to a new home itself! From Autumn 2016, Iceni Homes is planning to relocate all its staff...

Building Change for Continued Growth at Iceni Homes

From June 2016, Development Director, Phil Murton will take over the role of Interim Managing Director from Paul Bonnett who...

UK Affordable Homes in The Headlines

The issue of affordable housing in the UK is a highly complex one, with a range of factors limiting property...

Preventing Flooded Homes: The Long Term View

The cost of the Christmas and New Year floods is still being counted by those whose homes were affected –...

Milton Keynes at 50: What Have We Learned?

Conceived in the early 1960s, Milton Keynes remains one of Britain's most ambitious urban developments. And while not always regarded...

5 New Boxford Houses Developed by Suffolk Housing...

Iceni Homes are excited to share with you 5 new market sale houses developed by Suffolk Housing Society, in Boxford...

Supporting UK CO2 Targets with Sustainable Housing

The Paris Climate Summit represented a revolution in the way governments and companies regard climate change, and what they are...

Monumental Step for Harwich Development Project

The Harwich development project managed by Iceni Homes has taken a monumental step forward with the latest announcement, the demolition...

UK Floods: Why Development Risk Assessments Are So...

The recent floods in the UK over Christmas and New Year highlight once again the importance of understanding how a...

Iceni Homes Project Manage New Headquarters for Suffolk...

Iceni are project managers for the new £2m offices which will provide new Headquarters for Suffolk Housing and giving Iceni...

Planning Permission Granted for Harwich Development

A new affordable housing development project managed by Iceni Homes on Main Road in Harwich has finally been given the...

Iceni Project is Featured in The East Anglian...

Working with the housing association Suffolk Housing, Whatfield Parish Council and Thurlow Architects, the Iceni Homes project at Sheckie Meadow...