Financial expert recruited to Story Homes

STORY Homes has recruited one of the region’s leading financial experts to further strengthen its management team. Stuart Marshall has joined as Finance Director bringing with him considerable experience at the highest level. He said: “I am delighted to join... View Article

A new team to spearhead Persimmon Homes region

Leading builder, Persimmon Homes South Midlands is poised for a smooth transition as it welcomes a new senior team. New Managing Director for Persimmon Homes South Midlands, Andy Peters, has successfully taken the reigns in what is one of Persimmon... View Article

Construction sector set to grow 10% in two years

The Construction Products Association’s Summer Forecasts, released today, highlight that the construction industry will grow about 10.0% and contribute nearly £11 billion to the UK economy over the next two years alone. Key highlights include: Construction output will grow 4.7%... View Article

Unlocking private investment will get councils building

Councils should look to the private sector to help make taxpayers’ pounds go further, an independent review has found. In their interim report, Natalie Elphicke and Keith House highlight how innovative councils are already levering private finance to help deliver... View Article

Johnson & Starley responds to DECC announcement

In response to the announcement by DECC on 22 July 2014 about the removal of Flue Gas Heat Recovery systems from the Green Deal home Improvement fund, Chris Yates, Managing Director of Johnson & Starley Limited commented that the early... View Article

Nottingham City Homes hosts shadow housing minister

Shadow housing minister, Emma Reynolds, visited Nottingham earlier today to see the Building a Better Nottingham programme in action. The Wolverhampton MP joined leaders from Nottingham City Council and Nottingham City Homes in walking around the site of the former... View Article

Community engagement is key to success

Kier is celebrating its second anniversary with South Essex Homes with impressive results. Working together with the housing provider to deliver repairs and maintenance services to more than 6,000 properties in South Essex, Kier achieved a perfect score of 100%... View Article

A brighter future for the construction industry

The construction industry is feeling good about the future, with more than 80% of respondents in a survey conducted by Construction Enquirer and the Build Show reporting a positive outlook for their business over the next 18 months. In an... View Article