Commenting after the Chancellor’s Spending Review announcement today, Construction Employers Federation Managing Director Mark Spence said...
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.
In the latest of a monthly series of articles considering key issues coming before the industry, we look at the challenges and opportunities facing the industry in 2021.
The Construction Employers Federation has today welcomed the statement by Communities Minister Carál Ní Chuilín MLA on reform of the Northern Ireland Housing Executive.