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Warning signs for construction as output drops

Published date: 04 April 2018

Snowy weather, rising costs and uncertainty relating to Brexit are to blame for the sharp drop in construction output...

Construction employers call on EU migrant workers to stay

Published date: 29 March 2018

With exactly one year until Brexit, construction employers in the UK are praising the quality of their EU workers and encouraging them to st...

Delivery plan needed to address construction's skills crisis

Published date: 27 March 2018

We need a serious delivery plan in place for post-Brexit skills and immigration policy...

You can add £50k in 7 days to the value of your home

Published date: 26 March 2018

It is possible to add almost £50,000 to the value of your home in just seven days...

Spring Statement should signal end of unfair payment

Published date: 13 March 2018

The Chancellor’s announcement of a new consultation on late payment should be the beginning of the end for unfair payment practices....

More than a third of Northern Ireland's home owners would prefer a female tradesperson

Published date: 08 March 2018

More than a third of Northern Ireland’s home owners would rather hire a female builder as opposed to a male builder...

More than a third of London's home owners would prefer a female tradesperson

Published date: 08 March 2018

More than a third of London’s home owners would rather hire a female builder as opposed to a male builder...

More than a quarter of Welsh home owners would prefer a female tradesperson

Published date: 08 March 2018

More than a quarter of Welsh home owners would rather hire a female builder than a male builder...

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