Building intelligence

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    Building intelligence: Q4 2018

    2019-04-09T05:00:00Z

    Output is slowing as the uncertainty around Brexit continues, especially in the commercial sector, but private and public housing are holding up well

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    Building intelligence: Q3 2018

    2019-01-14T12:49:00Z

    Construction output is rising, driven largely by housing, both public and private, but public work is slipping – and the offices market is likely to be hit hardest by Brexit  

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    Building intelligence: Q2 2018

    2018-10-05T06:00:00Z

    Construction output in the second quarter of 2018 rose by 1% compared with last year, but most sectors seem to be feeling the growing uncertainty around Brexit

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    Building intelligence: Q1 2018

    2018-07-05T09:24:00Z

    Construction output in Q1 of 2018 was 3% below that of a year ago, with public housing contributing most to the fall – while private housing showed healthy growth again

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    Building intelligence: Q4 2017

    2018-04-06T16:28:00Z

    Construction output in Q4 of 2017 was 1% above that of a year ago, with growth driven by new housing – and private housing proving particularly strong

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    Building intelligence: Q3 2017

    2018-01-11T07:45:00Z

    Construction output rose by 3% in Q3 2017 with a particularly strong performance from public sector housing

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    Building intelligence: Q2 2017

    2017-10-03T10:08:00Z

    Although uncertainty continues to mount since the Brexit vote, the private housing sector fared better in the second quarter

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    Building intelligence: Q1 2017

    2017-06-30T06:00:00Z

    As uncertainty continues to stalk the economy, modest private housing sector growth is expected, with public housing having grown strongly

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    Building intelligence: Q4 2016

    2017-03-28T15:03:00Z

    The UK economy has enjoyed four years of uninterrupted growth and GDP is higher than its pre-crisis peak in 2008 but the outlook for the next two years has weakened following the Brexit vote

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    Building intelligence: Q3 2016

    2017-01-10T10:00:00Z

    The latest Office for National Statistics figures show the economy has been in good shape since the referendum vote to leave the European Union. However, more challenging times seem to be ahead