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Construction bosses fear EU workers won’t return to UK after Christmas

Published date: 20 December 2017

UK construction industry is asking its highly valued EU workers, who might be travelling home for Christmas, to come back after the holiday...

Hackitt Review to reform Building Regs backed by FMB

Published date: 18 December 2017

The initial findings of the Hackitt Review offer a positive step forward to address the failings within the construction industry...

FMB wins public affairs award

Published date: 15 December 2017

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has won the ‘In-House Team of the Year’ at the Public Affairs Awards 2017 for its lobbying....

90% of MPs say converting empty spaces above shops could help solve the housing crisis

Published date: 12 December 2017

90% of MPs say converting empty spaces above shops could help solve the housing crisis, new FMB research reveals...

Consumers twice as likely to be satisfied with homes built by small house builders

Published date: 06 December 2017

Consumers are twice as likely to be ‘very satisfied’ with the quality of their new home if it was built by a SME house builder....

Construction industry warns against Brexit ‘cliff edge’ for EU workers

Published date: 29 November 2017

The construction sector has come together with one voice to warn the Government of the dangers of the industry facing a ‘cliff edge’ regardi...

A ‘budget for builders’

Published date: 22 November 2017

The Chancellor Philip Hammond has today delivered a ‘budget for builders’ that should allow small builders to deliver more of the new homes....

One third of Northern Ireland’s NIMBYs concerned about house prices

Published date: 15 November 2017

A third of NI’s NIMBYs admit to being frustrated that the next generation can’t afford to buy their own home...

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