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House prices in the three major cities to be linked to London by the HS2 railway project are currently growing in value 10% slower than the national average, shows new research. The Groundsure research compared areas close to the proposed
Your Housing Group Clinches £25bn Joint Venture Deal International Partners To Build Modular UK Homes
A housing association has clinched a deal with international partners to launch a £2.5 billion UK joint venture to manufacture and build thousands of modular, low-carbon homes a year. Your Housing Group (YHG) announced the deal with WElink Group today,
Construction workers in Yorkshire could be set for a better deal from their employers when taking on local authority contracts, after Wakefield council became the first in the county to sign a ground-breaking employment minimum standards’ charter. The charter, signed
Wynne Construction has secured three contracts in North Wales worth a combined £12.5m. The Bodelwyddan-based contractor has been appointed to build two schools, Ysgol Gwenfro in Wrexham and Ysgol Glancegin in Bangor, as well as the new RNLI Llandudno lifeboat
2013-09-25 17:10 Squatting of commercial property is on the up not just because of the law, but also because so many sites have lain vacant for so long during the recession, says Sarah Shemmings from Silver Shemmings. So what can
Suicide kills six times as many construction workers as falling from heights, according to mental health volunteers. Mental health charity Samaritans told a seminar, hosted by the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA), the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA) and the CIBSE
A company manufacturing precast concrete panels was fined after a worker was injured while loading freestanding concrete units onto a vehicle. Nottingham Magistrates’ Court heard how on 8th August 2014 a contractor working for Unbrako Precast Concrete Limited of Langar
Work is underway on a Stafford and Rural Homes’ (SARH) housing development on a rural exception site in Swynnerton. Working alongside its development partner, Housing Plus and the Parish Council, SARH will bring forward the Park View scheme – a
Work has begun on the £3 billion A9 Dualling programme in Scotland. The programme will see around 80 miles of upgraded road being delivered between Perth and Inverness by 2025, with work beginning today on the five-mile long section between
A joint venture between Kier Property and Lingfield Securities has marked the arrival of contractors on its £25m Catterick Garrison scheme with a turf cutting ceremony. The 150,000 sq ft town centre regeneration scheme being developed by Lingfield (Catterick) will
Contractors have started work on a new £1.5m housing development which will boost the supply of family housing in Helsby. The Cheshire Plains housing scheme is being built by Manchester-based Harbur Construction on behalf of Halebank Developments which will make
Work is set to begin on on the latest phase of Nottingham’s biggest council-led housebuilding scheme in 40 years. A sod cutting ceremony was held on the site in Lenton, where 21 affordable homes will be constructed under the Building