From the archive

  • Archive
    Features

    This week in 2001

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    15 years ago New York’s authorities wanted to redevelop the area devestated by the 11 September attacks

  • Steven Dixon, Rick Willmott, Sir Ian Dixon and Peter Willmott
    Features

    This week in 1996

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    20 years ago a fresh-faced Rick Willmott was being groomed to take over Willmott Dixon

  • America archive piece
    Features

    This week in 1971

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    45 years ago a delegation from the RICS reported on their ‘mission to America’

  • Japan to export cheap homes to the UK
    Features

    This week in 1986

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    30 years ago the UK housing industry was warned of an attack on the market by Japanese off-site manufacture

  • Industry unites for election
    Features

    This week in 1996

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    20 years ago the industry prepared to get political ahead of the election of Tony Blair

  • Going into Europe
    Features

    This week in 1971

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    45 years ago Building was organising a conference about going into Europe

  • Things that go bump on the site
    Features

    This week in 1996

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    20 years ago Building investigated some spooky goings-on

  • Archive, Moscow tackles the problem picture of article
    Features

    This week in 1966

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    50 years ago a GLC delegation was investigating whether Soviet Russia had the answer to Moscow’s housing crisis

  • Michael Latham MP on Thatcher’s latest reshuffle
    Features

    This week in 1986

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    30 years ago our parliamentary columnist was giving readers the lowdown on Margaret Thatcher latest reshuffle

  • 9-30-2016_14-55-50
    Features

    This week in 1996

    2016-10-07T06:00:00Z

    The need for more housing within the UK appeared to mirror the current housing crisis