Zoë's Place Baby Hospice is due to open in Coventry within the next few months. An event at Arbury Hall in Nuneaton was arranged and hosted by Lady Daventry, for the supporters of the Hospice. Loveitts were delighted to be invited to the event, as Zoë's Place has been voted as the Local Charity that Loveitts will be supporting this year. Sally Smith and Paul Barnes, Managers at Loveitts, attended the event. Zoës Place Trust runs the only baby specific hospices in the UK. The hospice in Coventry will provide 24-hour one-to-one respite care to infants from 0 - 5 years old with life-limiting and life-threatening illnesses. To donate or contact Zoe's Place call 02476 361675 or visit www.zoes-place.org.uk.
Late 2021 and early2022 has generally been kind to housebuilders who have enjoyed the fruits of a market which will likely see more new homes sold than in any year since 2007. But with the introduction of new Help to Buy price caps in recent years and rapidly rising material costs, this period hasn’t been without its challenges. Here we set out the 10 key trends to watch in late 2022, which despite the stamp duty holiday ending, is still shaping up to be a stronger than average year.
Housing secretary Michael Gove announced plans to kickstart housebuilding for 2022, including encouraging the smaller builders who have been disappearing from the market over the past decades. In the 1980s, almost 40% of new homes were built by smaller developers and that figure is now only around 10%, due mostly to onerous regulations that favour larger housebuilders.