Latest News READ MORE Future Homes Standard Published By... 15th October 2019 Those working in the house building sector in the UK are set to see some changes to the process and design of new properties in the coming months and years. READ MORE UK Government Looking For Construction... 30th September 2019 The chief executive of Homes England has been talking about the need for the UK to find partners to help the government realise its housebuilding ambitions. READ MORE Hull To Benefit From £95... 18th September 2019 Historic towns and cities around England look set to benefit from a new regeneration fund totalling £95 million. visit our blog to find out more details. READ MORE Major Construction Projects ‘Improve Health... 30th August 2019 Construction workers across the United Kingdom could soon see health and safety standards in the industry improve. READ MORE Green Light For River Humber... 15th August 2019 A new scheme to transform the River Humber and create more than 988 acres of marshland and mudflats has just been given the go ahead. READ MORE Gender Inequality In Construction Persists 17th July 2019 Findings from the Directory for Social Change, which used annual reports from 399 corporate boards, 16%t revealed they have no women on their boards at all. READ MORE How To Build Homes Sustainably 10th July 2019 A recent article has highlighted some of the top ways to transform a standard house build into an ecohome. READ MORE New Sustainable Drainage Guide For... 21st June 2019 Homes across Hull will soon be able to take advantage of a new sustainable drainage guide for proposed new building schemes. READ MORE Plans Revealed For Transformation Of... 10th June 2019 Plans have been revealed for the derelict Lord Line Building in Hull city, set to be knocked down to make way for 40 luxury apartments. READ MORE Construction In Hull: What’s Going... 5th June 2019 There is lots going on in the region at the moment, here are just a few of the construction projects that have sprung up in recent times to Hull. READ MORE 36 East Yorkshire Sites Deemed... 21st May 2019 36 sites across East Yorkshire have been included in Historic England’s latest Heritage at Risk list. READ MORE Hull: Yorkshire’s Maritime City… What... 7th May 2019 Plans are in place to redevelop Hull's historic maritime assets, building on the legacy left by the City of Culture campaign. READ MORE Hopes And Prayers For The... 17th April 2019 Theologians, housing experts & academics will be meet to discuss how the Church of England can help address the issue of the UK’s housing crisis. READ MORE Brownfield Land ‘Perfect’ For New... 4th April 2019 Research has found that two-thirds of Brownfield land is shovel ready and could immediately contribute to meeting the country’s housing needs. READ MORE Hull House Builders Smash Targets,... 22nd March 2019 Over one hundred councils around the UK have thus far failed to hit the requirements for housebuilding since 2015. READ MORE What To Look For When... 12th March 2019 To ensure your new-build i purchase goes smoothly here is what to look for and things you should try to avoid. READ MORE Drop In Construction Output Caused... 18th February 2019 According to recent figures there was a drop in construction output in the UK towards the end of last year. READ MORE Lack Of Social Housing Contributing... 18th February 2019 Recent figures have found that that one in every 200 people around the country are either homeless and on the streets. READ MORE Yorkshire Water To Build Anaerobic... 6th February 2019 Water supplier Yorkshire Water has submitted plans to Calderdale Council that will hopefully see the construction of a £40 million plant in Brighouse. READ MORE Look Out For The Knife... 5th February 2019 A 27ft sculpture made up of more than 100,000 weapons that were collected in a knife amnesty is to go on display in Humberside. READ MORE 90 Per Cent Recycling Rate... 21st January 2019 A demolition project on a 54-acre site in Hampshire has achieved a recycling rate of over 90 per cent, it's been claimed. READ MORE Shelter Calls For 3.1 Million... 15th January 2019 Homelessness charity Shelter has called on the government to build 3.1 million new social homes as part of a 20-year housebuilding programme. READ MORE Report: 2010s See Fewest New... 29th December 2018 The extent of England’s housing crisis has been revealed with a new report indicating that the 2010s saw fewer new homes built since WW2. READ MORE Will The Sun Be Knocked... 23rd December 2018 Reports suggest that The Sun, a historic community pub, could soon be demolished to make way for the construction of five new houses. READ MORE Parental Property Wealth ‘Helping Young... 11th December 2018 According to research young people whose parents own their own homes are 3x times more likely to be homeowners by the age of 30. READ MORE UK Construction Practices To Be... 26th November 2018 The government has set up a project to support its Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund & help overhaul construction practices in the country. READ MORE Renters Expressing More Interest In... 15th November 2018 New research revealed that the percentage of movers wanting to switch from renting to buying has recently rocketed. READ MORE Fire Safety Coalition Launched To... 9th November 2018 The International Fire Safety Standards Coalition has been launched to address the issue of fire safety in buildings in the public interest. READ MORE 25% Increase In New Build... 31st October 2018 Figures from the Land Registry show a year-on-year increase of 25 per cent in new build homes for September across England and Wales. READ MORE Detailed HS2 Plans Released For... 16th October 2018 There will be public consultations about the HS2 planned proposals, which will run for ten weeks and close on 21 December 2018. READ MORE New Housing Stock Needed To... 11th October 2018 It's believed that the only way to help FTBs achieve their dream of home ownership is to build more properties. READ MORE Brexit Weighs On UK Construction... 10th October 2018 The uncertainty over Brexit was named by the majority of those questioned as the main reason for the recent fall in construction activity. READ MORE Campaign Launched To Retain Albion... 25th September 2018 Campaigner groups have come together to do their best to save two Albion Square murals by the late Alan Boyson. READ MORE Plans Submitted For Hull’s £42m... 30th August 2018 The proposed £42 million Humber Hull Frontage Improvement Scheme, will see improvement works carried out on the Humber Estuary. READ MORE Mock Medieval Castle To Be... 28th August 2018 The creators of a mock medieval castle at the Forbidden Corner Yorkshire Dales tourist attraction have been ordered to tear it down! READ MORE New Build Completions Up 34.1%... 24th August 2018 The latest figures from the Central Statistics Office have shown that new build completions have risen by 34.1% in 12 months. READ MORE Big Housing Development Given Green... 15th August 2018 East Riding Council have given the go ahead for 900 new homes to be built on almost 100 acres of open land just south of Beverley. READ MORE Average Greenfield Land Prices Up... 13th August 2018 New research has found that the average greenfield development prices climbed by 2.1 per cent in the second quarter of this year. READ MORE Modular Homes To Revitalise Construction... 26th July 2018 It's been suggested that modular homes could be the answer to boosting productivity and meeting demands in the housing sector. READ MORE Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund To... 25th July 2018 UK businesses can now apply for a portion of the £12.5 million for projects to transform how the construction sector delivers new buildings. READ MORE HSE Issues Scaffolding Safety Warning... 23rd July 2018 A safety warning has been issued by the Health and Safety Executive to all construction sites where scaffolding is in use. READ MORE Demolition Work Begins On Glasgow... 20th July 2018 The Glasgow School of Art has announced that demolition work has now begun on the Mackintosh Building. READ MORE Have You Carried Out A... 18th July 2018 If you're planning a construction project of any kind in Hull, it's vitally important you carry out a drainage impact assessment first. READ MORE Call Issued For Licensing Scheme... 10th July 2018 A new study has found that almost 90% of homeowners believe that the government should criminalise incompetent & rogue traders. READ MORE Construction Companies Urged To Recycle... 20th June 2018 The UK’s construction companies have been urged to considder using a waste management firm and look to recycle more effectively.