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A Practical Guide to Material Planning Considerations

When planning permission is being sought out for a new development, there are an endless number of potential objections and issues that may be raised by concerned local residents.… More >>

Planning Success – Change of Use, Residential to Offices

We are delighted to have assisted our client by securing planning permission for a business hub within a residential area of Hartlepool.… More >>

The Tale of the Headington Shark

We love the tale of the Headington Shark, but if you don’t operate in the world of #townplanning, you may have never heard about it 🦈

Back in the 80s, Bill Heine wanted to “liven up his house”, so he commissioned his friend to create an eight-metre (25ft) shark which would sit on his roof, perpetually appearing as though it had just crashed into the house from the sky.… More >>

Planning Success – Rural Commercial Enterprise

Another successful retail scheme for our Helen Heward, we’ve started to call her the retail Queen!… More >>

Planning Success – Beauty Salon, Spennymoor

We are delighted to have assisted our client by securing planning permission for a beauty salon at their home in Co.… More >>

100% Affordable Housing Scheme Secures Planning

Planning House are delighted to have assisted Imperator Group in partnership with Castles and Coasts Housing Association in securing planning permission for 27 affordable dwellings, 30% of which would be bungalows. More >>