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“Strong results” for Berkeley in challenging times

Dec. 8, 2017

The Berkeley Group produced “strong results” during the six months to October 31 2017, it said today (December 8), selling 2,117 homes against the 2,076 achi...

Housebuilders make Fast Track 100 league

Dec. 5, 2017

A number of housebuilders have featured in the latest Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 league, an index which ranks Britain’s private companies with the fa...

CIB wins PR Agency of the year at CMAs

Dec. 1, 2017

CIB was named PR Agency of the year at this year's Construction Marketing Awards.

Jonathan Goring

Lovell md appointed Morgan Sindall’s partnership director

Dec. 1, 2017

Jonathan Goring, md of Lovell Partnerships, has been appointed Morgan Sindall Group’s partnership director.

Sadiq Khan

Mayor launches draft London Plan

Nov. 30, 2017

The London mayor Sadiq Khan has launched the new draft London Plan, encouraging housebuilders to develop sites at higher housing densities “to substantially ...

Stamp duty measure “a gimmick” - shadow housing minister

Nov. 23, 2017

The Conservative government’s stamp duty Budget measure is a “gimmick that won’t work,” Tony Lloyd, the shadow housing minister, said today (November 23).

Landbanking review to address “polarised views” – DCLG

Nov. 23, 2017

The government’s inquiry into landbanking will address “polarised views” about whether housebuilders are building out sites as quickly as possible, Steve Qua...