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Affordable housing given a boost
Affordable housing given a boost
The government has announced a new scheme designed to increase the numbers of affordable housing sch...Read More
LABC West Midlands building award winners announced
LABC West Midlands building award winners announced
Three UK building professionals and companies have been awarded honours by the LABC as part of one o...Read More
New proposals recommend a New Homes Ombudsman
New proposals recommend a New Homes Ombudsman
A report released by an All Party Parliamentary Group for Excellence in the Built Environment has su...Read More
London construction companies still reliant on EU builders
London construction companies still reliant on EU builders
A study carried out by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has shown that London’s constr...Read More
Building control interventions found to add billions to economy
Building control interventions found to add billions to economy
Research carried out by the University of Wolverhampton on behalf of Local Authority Building Contro...Read More
Construction skills boosted by £22m
Construction skills boosted by £22m
The government has launched a £22m fund to help deliver 300,000 homes per year by the mid-2020...Read More
Apprenticeship levy needs reviewing
Apprenticeship levy needs reviewing
The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has called on the government to rethink The Apprenticeship L...Read More
Sub-contracting weakens building regulations - report finds
Sub-contracting weakens building regulations - report finds
A number of expert reports into the Grenfell Tower tragedy that have been published as part of the H...Read More