We have launched our H1 2019 State of Trade Survey for members to complete.
In addition to the alarmingly high number of jobs lost in the construction sector during the recession, perhaps the most visible aspect of the downturn was the significant drop in both property values and new builds …
There is now a critical need for new homes to be built – from the positive impact this would have on jobs to how new housing underpins both regeneration and economic growth.
With less than 50% of new housing need having been met consistently over the last decade, there is a very urgent need to act and act now – particularly in respect of private housing.
NHBC have informed us of upcoming training that they are delivering in September which we believe would be of benefit to members.
The Finalists have today been announced in this the 20th annual CEF/Specify Construction Excellence Awards.