Optimis secures approval for change of use from office residential unit under permitted development rights
Optimis is delighted to have secured prior approval for the change of use of an office (class B1) to a residential unit (class C3). The office space was unused and located on an upper floor of a parade.
Optimis secures outline planning permission for residential development in Central Bedfordshire
Optimis is pleased to have successfully secured outline planning permission for up to 26 dwellings in Blunham, Central Bedfordshire.
Optimis have tackled invasive plant species that are taking over watercourses in the River Thame Catchment
Optimis joined the River Thame Conservation Trust in its battle against the aggressive non-native plants, which are driving out native species with disastrous consequences for the countryside.
Recent changes to Planning Practice Guidance indicates a growing need in housing for an ageing population
Population estimates in mid-2016 identified there were 1.6 million people over the age of 85. With people living longer, this figure is set to double in the next 25 years to exceed 3.2 million people.
Summer Promotions Announced
Optimis is delighted to announce a number of summer promotions. Three members of the Planning team have been promoted in recognition of their diligent work and success within the business.