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2013

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A building is not just for Christmas, it’s for life

[John Tebbit, Deputy Chief Exec of the Association, is a regular contributor to Building Magazine. This blog was originally posted on 17 December 2013 for that publication and can be read there in its entirety.] …To be an environmentally conscious builder or designer, I think you need to be first a good builder or designer, one who knows about and understands the materials, the basic ways that buildings work and people behave. The latter point is often overlooked.

By Administrator at 17 Dec 2013

When is a shortage not a shortage?

The market has experienced a surge in activity since the weather-affected Q1, with the potential for continued higher demand into 2014. As the most recent Construction Trade Survey confirms, the biggest boost has been in the new build housing market, stimulated by the government’s ‘Help to Buy’ scheme and the positive economic outlook for the broader economy.

By Dr Diana Montgomery at 27 Nov 2013

Harnessing the Hatred of Energy Firms

[John Tebbit, Deputy Chief Exec of the Association, is a regular contributor to Building Magazine. This blog was originally posted on 18 November 2013 for that publication and can be read there in its entirety.] *** As the arguments have raged around energy companies, ‘green’ taxes, the Green Deal and the apparent reluctance of homeowners to upgrade the energy efficiency of their homes, I have come to the conclusion that there are really only two problems….

By John Tebbit at 18 Nov 2013

Parliamentary Reception

We have been very pleased with the positive feedback from our guests following our annual Parliamentary Reception, held earlier in the week. Our host Lord Tebbit, together with Michael Fallon MP and Iain Wright MP, all spoke well of the need to develop a true partnership between Government and industry that will move us forward to meet the challenges of the 21st century built environment.

By Dr Diana Montgomery at 25 Oct 2013

Private Housing Growth Powers Construction Recovery

Improved economic prospects and growth in private house lead to upward revision for 2013……growth expected to 2017

By Kallum Pickering at 21 Oct 2013

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