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A DISRUPTIVE INNOVATOR…MODULAR CONSTRUCTION HAS BECOME HOUSING'S FUTURE
“The arrogance of success is assuming what you did yesterday is enough for tomorrow”: William Pollard wrote that 100 years before Disruptive Innovation theory was formulated in 1955’s Harvard Business...
Read More November 4, 2020
CLOSING THE LOOP…IT’S ALL ABOUT TIME AND MODULAR CONSTRUCTION IS PART OF THE PROCESS
You wouldn’t buy a new book, take it home and throw it straight on the fire: well you might if it was “The Art of The Deal”, but let’s agree to make this is a Trump free zone for a moment. And it...
Read More October 8, 2020
DINOSAUR DEVELOPERS HAVE HAD THEIR DAY… IT’S TIME TO REACH FOR THE MOON
Don’t let them fool you…Kennedy never wanted just to land a man on the Moon and bring him safely back home: his real challenge to Congress, his real purpose, was to land a man on the Moon before the...
Read More September 16, 2020
JOINING THE DOTS FOR THE FUTURE…A WALK AROUND INDIAN REAL ESTATE MARKETS
History doesn’t move in straight lines, we’re much too unpredictable for that: so nobody should be surprised that in the same month as a group of glum bean counters at the Office for National Statistics
Read More September 9, 2020
LIVING NOWHERE... BUILDING ON THE LESSONS OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Barely a year after it ended, Germany had built 350,000 new homes out of the ashes and devastation of the Second World War, and in 1951 a young (ish) Harold Macmillan promised that, if elected, the...
Read More September 3, 2020
BUILDING BACK BETTER… MORE THAN EVER BEFORE, THAT MEANS MODULAR CONSTRUCTION
Classical economics taught us capital assets are brought together (for production) on a sound base of the most up to date technology available, and organised solely with productivity in mind, which...
Read More September 1, 2020