Government warns that homes target could be missed, as industry needs over 250,000 more workers

Michael Gove has stated that the Government’s target of 300,000 new homes a year is “difficult”, amidst a report which reveals huge gaps in worker supply.

More developers sign up to cladding remediation pledge, as apprenticeship starts improve

More housing developers signed up to the Governments Building Safety Pledge this week, as apprenticeship starts show signs of improving.

Sunak’s spring statement offers little industry support, as five-star builders revealed

Rishi Sunak delivered his Spring Statement this week, whilst the HBF reveal their latest Customer Survey Satisfaction results.

House prices increase 10.8% in the year, as Gove takes tough stance on cladding crisis

The ONS have revealed that house prices rose by almost 11% in 2021, as Gove tells developers they could be blocked from building if they do not assist in cladding remediation.