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May 8, 2015

New housing registrations jump 18%

New figures from NHBC show that 18% more houses were registered in the UK in the first quarter of this year than in the same period […]
August 27, 2014

Builders’ merchant group sees jump in profitability

Builders’ merchant Grafton Group, which includes the Plumbase, Selco and Jackson brands, has seen its profits and profit margin rise in the first half of this […]
April 12, 2014

Jobs site reports 118% jump in construction posts

Advertised construction jobs have more than doubled year-on-year, according to the latest figures from CV-Library. The first quarterly report of 2014 from the independent job board […]
February 22, 2014

Pickles hails ‘hardy builders’ as housing starts jump 23%

Government statistics show that construction started on 23% more new homes in 2013 in England than in 2012. The latest statistics reveal starts on new homes […]