Our Work

The BPF's mission is to promote a diverse and successful real estate industry. We work with local and national governments to enable our industry to thrive, to support the millions of savers and pensioners invested in UK real estate, and to maximise the contribution of our industry to productive and sustainable communities. 

In this section you can learn more about our work and browse our publications including research, briefing papers and consultation responses. 

Housing and Care for Older People: Defining the Sector

Our research report produced in partnership with Cushman & Wakefield. Detailing the current state of housing for older people and recommendations for change to government.

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Business rates call for evidence – response to tranche 1

What: The first tranche of the Government’s Business Rates Review, including the multiplier, reliefs, empty rates, and the impact of capitalisation of rates into rents.

Our view: The business rates burden is too high and is not responding quickly enough to changes in market rents.

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Building a shared recovery

Our Covid-19 recovery roadmap - Building a Shared Recovery, supporting the Government’s ambitious investment plans and its ‘levelling up’ agenda. 

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