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Self Build Housing Market Report - UK 2016-2020 Analysis

The 6th edition of the 'Self Build Housing Market Report – UK 2016-2020 Analysis' focuses on the structure, size and performance of the self build market in terms of volume completions and value, together with forecasts for the sector through to 2020-21. The report also provides a review of the key market influences and the main challenges facing the self build market at present.

Key sections covered:

  • Self/custom build housing market - market size by volume and value, historical and recent trends, sector shares, regional variations etc.
  • Build options - timber frame, traditional brick & block and cost structures review.
  • Supply structure - key players, kit suppliers etc.
  • Product distribution - channel shares, review of; builders merchants, electrical wholesalers, specialist retailers, direct sell, internet, DIY and self build specialists.
  • Forecasts - alternative growth scenarios and influence of recent government initiatives to encourage self build into the medium term.
Key areas of insight include:
  • Review of the self/custom build market over 2014-15 including market volumes, trends, overall market value, public & private sector involvement in self build, regional trends and variations, etc.
  • Analysis of factors underpinning and limiting market growth - land availability, access to finance, recent planning and housing policy changes, and financial incentives to promote self build.
  • Overview of self build costs in relation to land, labour, materials, plant hire, etc.
  • Market prospects for 2016-17 and longer term trends up to 2020 with self build market completions with scenarios based on alternative views - current government housing targets and average growth predictions – realistic targets?
  • Key suppliers – timber frame, distribution etc.
THE SELF BUILD HOUSING MARKET
  • Overview of overall UK housebuilding market – starts and completions 2010-15 and forecasts to 2020, role of public and private sectors, regional housebuilding, materials mix and role played by self build sector.
  • Review of the self / custom build housing sector - current estimates of market size, definitions, factors influencing definition, construction routes, role played by the public & private sectors, etc.
  • Market size in value and volume terms 2010-15 and forecasts through to 2020 – based on government targets and alternative forecasts scenarios.
  • Underlying influencing factors in recent years – key positive and negative influencing factors including availability and price of land, access to finance, etc.
  • Government policies – rise of self build up the political agenda – funding support, planning system changes, land allocation by councils, recent changes in 2015 etc.
  • Current situation – factors and challenges influencing the market in 2014-15, prospects for 2016 and outlook into the medium-term including planning issues, availability of land, community infrastructure levy, etc.
  • Geographical variations in the UK self build market – proportion of self build completions for each region of the UK, regional self build costs.
  • Self build costs – analysis of cost areas including, land, labour, materials, plant hire, miscellaneous costs, etc as well as review of elements of self build projects such as foundations, heating, electrics, etc.
SPECIFICATION / PURCHASING
  • Motivations and influences – Key Issues affecting motivation to self-build, processes and specifications, land availability, housing market performance.
  • Self-build project – Overall value/share mix by key elements – land, materials, labour, services etc., volume of timber frame in self build, generic characteristics of a self-build project, key financing sources etc.
  • Key specification issues – Key influences in specification.
  • Analysis of major distribution channels in self build – builders/plumbers merchants, electrical wholesalers, DIY multiples, specialist, internet, others, etc.
  • Key players by channel – shares, sector strengths and weaknesses etc.
FUTURE PROSPECTS
  • Market prospects in 2016-17 - key drivers for and longer term prospects up to 2020.
  • Key growth sectors for self build assessed against government targets for future housebuilding and the role of self build.
  • Forecast scenarios to 2020


  • INTRODUCTION
    • Background
    • Sources of Information
  • SUMMARY AND FUTURE PROSPECTS
    • Summary
    • Future Prospects
  • ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT
    • GDP
      • Table GDP Data 2012 to 2015 – Key Constituent Elements
    • Inflation & Interest Rates
    • Unemployment
    • Household Consumption
    • Housing & Construction
    • Sterling
      • Table Exchange Rate Fluctuations 2011 to 2017 - Sterling to The Dollar, And The Euro, Spot Rates
    • Population Profile
    • Conclusions
  • OVERALL HOUSEBUILDING MARKET
    • Total Housing Starts and Completions
    • Private and Public Sector
      • Table Housing Completions (UK) 2010 to 2014 – by Volume (`000 Dwellings)
      • Private Sector
      • Public Sector
    • Housebuilding and the 2015 Spending Review
    • Regional Housebuilding
    • Housebuilding Completions Mix
    • Housebuilding by Type of Material
      • General UK Housebuilding Sector
      • Self Build Housing Sector
        • Table UK Self Build Market: Advantages and Disadvantages of Main Construction Material (Timber Frame and Masonry)
  • SELF BUILD MARKET IN THE UK
    • Introduction
      • International Self Build Market
    • Self-Build Definitions and Terminology
      • Self Build Construction Routes
      • Self Build Land/Property Sales Channels
    • Size of the Self-Build Market
      • Overview
      • Self-Build Volumes
      • Value of Self-Build Market
        • Table UK Market For Self-Build Housing 2010 to 2020 by Value (£bn)
      • Key Driver for Future Growth
    • Challenges to the UK Self Build Market
      • Financial Issues
      • Planning Issues
      • Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL)
      • Section 106 Agreements
    • Self Build – Private and Social Sectors
    • UK Self Build Market Geographical Variations
      • Self Build as a Proportion of New Build Housing
      • Self Build Market % Share by Country
      • Self-Build Market in England
      • Regional Self Build Costs
        • Table Self-build Regional Costs Comparisons (Land & Development) England & Wales 2014-15 – by Value (£)
    • Self-Build Costs
      • Overview
      • Value of Individual Cost Sectors
        • Table Value of Cost Elements in the Self Build Market 2010-2020 - by Value (£bn)
      • Self Build – Mix of Product Sectors
  • MARKET INFLUENCES
    • House Prices and Housing Affordability
      • Table UK Housing Affordability Factors (Simple Average Price, Mortgage Advance and Income) 2008 to 2014 – by Value (£)
      • Average Price of Building Plots
        • Table Average Residential Land Values England & Wales by Region 2014-15 - by Value (£)
    • Distribution and Marketing
      • Table Self Build: Marketing Events and Exhibitions 2016
    • Environmental Products
      • Government Policy
      • Carbon Emissions
      • Energy Consumption in the Domestic Sector
        • Table Passivhaus and EnerPHit Performance Targets for New and Retrofit Homes
        • Table New Generation Tariffs (FIT) for Solar PV, Wind and Hydro 2016 - (pence/Kwh)
        • Table Tariffs for Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) Scheme 2015-16 - (pence/kWh)
    • Renewable Energy Products in the Self Build Sector
      • Heat Pumps
        • Table Self Build Market Estimated Installation of GSHP and ASHP 2010-2016 - by Value (£m) and Volume (Number of Units Installed)
      • Biomass
        • Table Estimated Installation of Biomass Heating Systems in the UK Self Build Market 2010 to 2020 - by Volume (number of installations)
      • Solar & Thermal Heating
  • SELF-BUILD MARKET - DISTRIBUTION AND SUPPLY
    • Key Product Supply and Distribution Channels
    • Builders Merchants
    • Electrical Wholesalers
    • DIY Multiples
    • Specialist Suppliers to the Self-Build Market
      • Table Comparison of Materials Supplied by Typical Timber Frame Package and Typical Self Builder
      • Timber Frame Kits
      • Oak-Framed Housing
      • Brick and Block Packages
      • Suppliers of Other Self-Build Products

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