John Bedford to speak at The Residential Buildings Forum

John Bedford will be speaking at the upcoming Residential Buildings Forum being held on 15/16th November discussing how the BuildSmart framework can help to deliver the new homes we so desperately need. CHIC is also delighted to be a partner of the event. About the Event The first residential buildings forum is being held on 15th and 16th November 2018 at Whittlebury Hall, Northants. It has been…

We are recruiting a Commercial Manager

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Commercial Manager to join CHIC, a non-profit making consortium of affordable housing landlords operating across the Midlands, South and Wales with Head Office based in Birmingham, where this post is based. We are looking for an experienced Commercial Manager to provide commercial cost support to the CHIC team and its members. You must be a qualified Quantity…

Time to change the approach

Next week, during the CIH Housing Conference we are showcasing our innovative volumetric home. At our recent CHIC annual conference in Worcester, Sir Edward Lister explained  Homes England support for offsite manufacturing during his conference plenary, he stated that Modular is the future for social and affordable home building, and that Homes England will be prioritising modular in supporting social / affordable housing delivery. So,…

Modular is the future for social and affordable homes building

Sir Edward Lister, Chair of Homes England suggested that “Modular is the future for social and affordable homes building”. Speaking at the CHIC Annual Conference and Exhibition Sir Ed advised that Homes England will be prioritising modular in supporting social / affordable housing delivery. He also suggested that “young people are not interested “in traditional building work” and that modular meets the right price points…

Volumetric house arrives in Worcester

We are delighted to be showcasing our innovative off-site manufactured house at the CHIC conference this week being held at Six Ways Stadium. Delegates at the conference will be able to take guided tours of the house and see first hand the future of new home delivery. This years conference is chaired by the BBC’s Mark Easton and will include a plenary session with Sir…