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New Housing Secretary must unleash potential of small builders

Published date: 30 April 2018

Sajid Javid passes the housing baton to James Brockenshire at a crucial time for the sector....

Material prices continue to rocket

Published date: 20 April 2018

Half of small building firms say that rising material prices are squeezing their margins & the same % have had to pass this on to consumers...

SME builders and Unite the Union agree 3.1% pay rise over the next year

Published date: 13 April 2018

BATJIC has agreed a one year deal involving a 3.1% pay rise to come into effect in June 2018....

New CITB Chair must make Board more representative

Published date: 12 April 2018

The new Chair of the CITB should make it his priority to reform the CITB Board so it is more representative of the whole construction sector...

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...

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