The future of residential developments

The landscape of residential developments is undergoing a significant transformation, driven by innovative trends and technologies that are reshaping the way we conceive, design and inhabit homes. From sustainable construction practices to smart home automation, the future of residential living is evolving to meet the changing needs and preferences of homeowners. Notable trends and technologies … Continued

Building tomorrow – creating sustainable communities

In an era marked by climate change and an ever-increasing awareness of environmental issues, sustainability has become a guiding principle for industries worldwide. As a property developer, we have responsibility to contribute to a greener future. When looking to create a more environmentally conscious tomorrow, there are key considerations. Location and design: laying the foundation … Continued

Pitching in to build community links

The impact LW Developments makes in the community goes far beyond bricks and mortar. Creating a legacy from its buildings is just one way the business works to create lasting positive change. Our directors are also the owners of Cheshunt Football Club, with Dean Williamson its chairman, playing an active role in fostering community engagement … Continued

The economic benefits of development

LW Developments has been in the business for more than 40 years, witnessing first-hand how development can bring enduring prosperity to an area. While improving the quality of life for a community, development also fosters prosperity and Gross Value Added (GVA) on a much broader scale. Here we look at just some of the benefits … Continued

The political solutions to the housing crisis

As the housing crisis continues to intensify, it’s no surprise to see the issue rising up the political agenda. Interest rate hikes have led to soaring repayments for homeowners, with experts predicting a mortgage ‘timebomb’ as many fixed rate deals come to an end. Rents, meanwhile, are at their highest on record and reportedly account … Continued

Sustainability is watchword for future developments

Sustainable design in property development is gaining significant momentum in the UK, as more developers recognise the long-term benefits it offers. By integrating environmentally conscious practices into the design, construction and operation of buildings, sustainable design aims to minimise the negative impact on the environment while maximising economic and social benefits. Environmental benefits Sustainable design … Continued

What can we expect from the new Housing Minister?

When Rachel Maclean became the new Housing Minister earlier this year, it prompted a lot of dissension as she was the sixth person in a year to have held the role. While the previous incumbents of the position have barely had time to let the ink dry on their contract, it is hoped that Ms … Continued

Meet the team – Glenn Williamson

At LW Developments, we pride ourselves on building relationships, not just homes. Our people are important to us as they are the lifeblood of our family business. We thought we would kick off 2023 by introducing you to some of our key people. This month, we have been talking to Director Glenn Williamson. When did … Continued

Realise the potential of your land

The end of one year and the start of a new one is often a time for making decisions, for looking ahead and planning changes. They may be small – like joining a gym or giving up smoking – or something on a larger scale … changing career, starting up a business or looking to … Continued

How the Autumn Budget will impact the property market

No matter what your political preference may be, it is fair to say that the Government line-up has been pretty turbulent after Truss’ tenure lasted a mere 45 days. Now that Rishi Sunak has been established as the new Prime Minister, the hope is that he will remain in power for longer than a limp … Continued