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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
THE TROUBLE WITH REITS…MAKING ON THE CARRY IS FRAUGHT WITH DANGER, BUT INDIA HAS THE ANSWERS
Two Loans don’t make a REIT: you need more than that to make this vehicle fire on all cylinders because the problem with REITs is they’re especially vulnerable to fluctuations in short-term interest...
Read More September 1, 2020
DEFEATING COVID WITH PACE AND CONVICTION…MAJOR NEW HOSPITALS ARE PART OF THE STORY
Health Authorities across the globe have been increasingly turning to Modular Construction as part of the fight against COVID 19, and the NHS Nightingale Hospital in East London, a 4000-bed facility...
Read More September 1, 2020