The Green Premium of Future Homes Is Being Paid Today

Read this insightful feature in Development Finance Today, written by our very own Anna Vincent-Gill – Associate Director of Project Monitoring at Naismiths, detailing the challenges faced by the Future Homes Standard.

“This year, a tightening of building regulations will require new homes to produce 31% lower carbon emissions and, from 2025, a new Future Homes Standard will require all new homes to be zero-carbon ready, meaning they must be highly energy efficient and use low-carbon heating.

The impact of that last requirement, which will effectively prohibit gas boilers from new homes and oblige developers to fit green alternatives instead, is already being felt.”

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