After a busy year working on the industry's behalf we are today publishing our Annual Report for 2017.
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.
Federation Patron BDO Northern Ireland have prepared an update, on the back of the Chancellor's Budget Statement, for members.
Commenting after the Chancellor’s Budget Statement, Construction Employers Federation Managing Director John Armstrong said...