The May/June 2017 edition of SPECIFY is now available to download.
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.
Commenting on the publication of the RICS Construction Market Survey for Q1 of 2017, Construction Employers Federation Managing Director John Armstrong said...
David Henry, President of the Construction Employers Federation, spoke this evening at the Federation's Annual Dinner at the Culloden Hotel.