Thursday27 August 2015


Simon Rawlinson

Skills crisis: Performance anxiety

27 Aug 15

Construction’s skills crisis could put a break on growth in the sector. Tackling low productivity is essential if construction is to remain affordable


Online poll: Illegal labour

26 Aug 15

Will the government crackdown on illegal foreign labour cause problems for the construction industry? Vote here

Helen Gough

We need another brick in the wall

24 Aug 15

Brick and labour shortages are exacerbating the housing crisis, we need to be looking for sustainable solutions

Chris Tinker

Will the budget undermine housing delivery?

21 Aug 15

What impact will the Conservative’s cut to rents paid for affordable housing have on delivery?

Nick Raynsford

Stealing is good

21 Aug 15

Bent on pursuing its ideological objectives, the government has dismissed the Lyons and Armitt reports. Instead, it should plunder them and present the best solutions as its own

Barny Evans

Out of the frying pan, into a flat

20 Aug 15

Overheating in homes, particularly in city flats, is increasingly common

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Heat sensitive house picture

Letter: Imagine no such thing as ‘zero carbon’

31 Jul 15

A consultant writes to us about the government scrapping zero carbon targets for homes

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Richard Piggott

My digital life … Richard Piggott

21 Feb 14

The Szerelmey business development manager on Pinterest, a useful app for tube strikes and watching Homeland on his iPad in bed

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