New BIM Kitemark launched by BSI to pave the way for...

The Kitemark will act as seal of approval for companies qualified to deliver projects at the design and construction phase


The FMB responds to Public Accounts Committee report

“While the temptation may exist to water down apprenticeship standards in order to hit the three million target, this would smack of short termism and ultimately be counterproductive,” says FMB

Rise in ‘change of use’ projects leads to a surge in...

Figures reveal 11% increase in UK housing stock due to office to flat conversions

IWBI and BRE announce alignments between WELL and BREEAM

The agreement between the two organizations will save project teams both time and costs associated with submitting documentation twice

Strength of Q3 merchant sales bucks ONS trend

Positive trading results are an important indicator of the industry’s health

Chancellor announces plans for ‘a housing market that works for everyone’

Government to inject £1.4billion into affordable housing plus £2.3billion for more homes in ‘areas of high demand’

Actis welcomes Farmer Review’s call for innovation to tackle housing crisis

Timber framed houses a no- brainer to tackle skills shortage and speed up the build process, say Actis

Imporoving the quality of life for future generations

BSRIA welcomes the Lyons’ Housing Commission building new homes report

Meeting Britain’s housing needs

Chancellor urged to cut VAT for house repairs, maintenance and improvements

Survey reveals a lack of confidence in the current Government

Construction industry demands clarity and commitment from the Government for a new energy efficiency scheme, says Wetherby Building Systems