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ONS confirms construction output fall post-Brexit vote

2016-11-11T12:52:00+00:00By Yoosof Farah

Construction output drops but all new work is up in third quarter

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Experian downgrades construction output forecasts


Construction output will grow by just 2.6% this year


Output falls year-on-year for first time since 2013


Figures from the ONS record a 0.7% year-on-year decrease in construction output, the first since May 2013


Housing starts fall sharply in second quarter

2015-08-21T07:00:00+01:00By Yoosof Farah

The number of new homes started dropped 14%, with starts down across all tenures


Construction grows for ninth straight quarter

2015-08-10T10:31:00+01:00By Yoosof Farah

Industry reports growth for second quarter of 2015 according to CPA survey, with activity led by private housing, commercial and infrastructure sectors

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Election boosts confidence to nine year high

2015-06-02T10:08:00+01:00By Yoosof Farah

Latest purchasing managers survey shows slight growth in output after April’s 22-month low

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Aecom loses ONS construction output job

2015-06-01T13:06:00+01:00By Yoosof Farah

Office for National Statistics decision not to renew Aecom’s contract follows concerns over construction stats


Tender prices rise again

2015-05-22T10:12:00+01:00By Yoosof Farah

The RICS’ Building Cost Information Service forecasts prices to rise by 28% over next five years

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Construction activity rises for seventh quarter in a row 

2015-02-23T11:09:00+00:00By Jim Dunton

Larger firms bullish on growth opportunities for 2015, reports CPA

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Construction helps UK economy to grow 0.8%


The UK economy grew by 0.8% in the third quarter of the year, helped by 2.5% growth in construction


Construction set for four-years of 'rapid growth'


Construction Products Association forecasts growth of 19% across industry through to 2017, with £20bn added to overall UK output

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UK cities bounce back with surge in developments


Survey finds an 80% increase in the number of new schemes starting construction in UK’s five main regional cities


Builders warn that price rises could 'snuff out' recovery


SME builders warn that rising material and labour costs could pose serious threaten to recovery in construction industry


Construction growth falters in August


Output contracted 0.1% in August, but is still 4% up on the previous year

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Construction orders rise to highest level in three years


New orders rose nearly 20% in the second quarter, driven by steep rises in infrastructure and housing, but analysts caution sharp rise could be due to change in methodology

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Construction buyers report steep upturn


Markit/CIPS index grew for fourth consecutive month in August and at fastest rate in six years


Tender prices ‘bottomed out’ in 2012


BCIS confident tender prices have turned a corner despite marginal fall in first quarter

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Construction output revised up


New estimate for Q2 growth contributes to rising GDP


Construction output grows 1.4% in second quarter


Revised official statistics show housing powering growth


Housing growth spurs optimism across industry

2013-08-08T06:00:00+01:00By ,

New forcecast predicts strong growth next year across construction industry, driven by housing sector

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