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22 Jul 2022 Infrastructure

UK Commercial Real Estate Economic Footprint

UK CRE is a vital part of the UK’s business infrastructure. In the UK, the sector contributed £107bn of GVA in 2020 and supported 2.3m jobs. This report provides some key facts and stats about CRE’s employment, capital investment and tax paid.

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11 May 2022 Core Cities and Devolution | High Street | Infrastructure | Levelling Up | Planning | Residential | Tax and Finance

Queen's Speech 2022 BPF Analysis

The Queen’s Speech sets out the Government’s agenda for the next parliamentary session. This paper provides an overview of the most pertinent announcements for the real estate sector and commentary by the British Property Federation.

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04 Apr 2022 Healthcare

Naylor Review Five Years On

Five years on from the landmark Naylor Review of NHS property and estates, this report summarises activity to date against Naylor’s recommendations and outlines the continued advocacy priorities of the BPF in ensuring their delivery. 

30 Mar 2022 Build-to-rent

Who lives in Build-to-Rent? March 2022

The 2022 edition of ‘Who Lives in Build-to-Rent?’ developed in partnership with Dataloft, London First and the UKAA, is our third edition of the series and focuses on Build-to-Rent in London – including the provision of intermediate rented homes (affordable homes) in schemes across London.

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28 Feb 2022 Build-to-rent | Residential

Delivering a Step Change in Affordable Housing Supply

The affordable housing sector needs to expand to meet need. This report explores current constraints on the sector’s growth and measures the funding gap between provision and what is needed. The report further explores the role of investors in the sector and the crucial role that equity investment can play in helping the sector to expand provision. Finally, the report looks at the roles of Government, Housing Associations, and Institutional Investors and what each could contribute to expanding supply.

04 Feb 2022 Levelling Up

Levelling Up White Paper – BPF analysis 

You can read here the BPF’s summary of the key provisions of the Levelling Up White Paper, and our commentary on the implications for real estate.

02 Feb 2022 Core Cities and Devolution | High Street | Levelling Up

Levelling Up – Town Centre Regeneration: BPF proposals for Town Centre Investment Zones

As the Government sets out its vision for Levelling Up, the BPF proposes Town Centre Investment Zones (TCIZs) as a crucial delivery method to facilitate public-private partnerships and direct investment into our town and city centres. This policy proposal contains key meaningful tax and policy levers that government must consider as part of the TCIZ approach.

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27 Jan 2022 Core Cities and Devolution | Industrial and Logistics | Infrastructure | Levelling Up | Planning

Levelling Up - The Logic of Logistics

This latest report builds on previous BPF research publications advocating for a more responsive planning system to meet the needs of the industrial and logistics sector. The report also provides a comprehensive overview of the sector’s growing economic, social value and environmental credentials.

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17 Nov 2021 Build-to-rent

Who lives in Build-to-Rent? November 2021

The 2021 edition of ‘Who Lives in Build-to-Rent?’ developed in partnership with Dataloft, London First and the UKAA, is our largest ever resident demographic study, analysing data from across England.  

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29 Oct 2021 Build-to-rent | Environment and Sustainability | Residential

BPF Residential ESG Guidance

The BPF Residential ESG Working Group’s guidance for institutional private rented sector (PRS) landlords, managers and developers, created to help members identify ESG services that best suit their schemes, portfolios and companies – and encourage sector-wide uptake of an ESG approach to housing.

27 Oct 2021 Budget

Autumn Budget 2021: BPF analysis

An analysis of the 2021 Autumn Budget announcements significant to real estate, including changes to business rates, the levelling up agenda, housing and more.

11 Oct 2021 Build-to-rent | Residential | Student Accommodation

Residential tenure reform – summary of BPF position

The Government will publish a White Paper on residential tenure reform soon. This leaflet provides a summary of the larger BPF Position Paper, which explains our stance on various probable aspects of reform.