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FMB hosts Brexit Debate

Published date: 05 April 2016

FMB hosts Brexit debate, featuring Conservative MP and former Secretary of State for Wales John Redwood and Labour MP Mike Gapes....

Local firms vital to building more homes, says Labour Shadow Minister

Published date: 30 March 2016

Shadow Minister for Housing and Planning John Healey MP met with Yorkshire based FMB house builders to discuss the barriers to SMEs...

Budget a ‘missed opportunity’ in race to meet housing targets

Published date: 16 March 2016

The Chancellor's Budget may prove to be a missed opportunity in the Government’s race against time to meet its own housing targets...

Nearly 60% of construction bosses start their careers as an apprentice

Published date: 14 March 2016

New research reveals more than 1 in 2 construction bosses start their careers as apprentices....

Local house builders can deliver quality and quantity

Published date: 19 February 2016

The FMB has responded to the Lords committee on the built environment, which has created a false choice between quality and quantity....

Fast track planning urgently needed

Published date: 18 February 2016

Government plans to fast track planning are welcome for SME house builders....

Council Tax misuse hitting SME house builders

Published date: 12 February 2016

FMB calls on Government to address the unfair practice of local authorities charging council tax on incomplete new homes...

MPs right to criticise Government over Apprenticeship Levy

Published date: 01 February 2016

The FMB has agreed with BIS Select Committee criticism of the Government's lack of industry consultation on the new Apprenticeship Levy....

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