Industry news

Red diesel rebate ends 1 April, despite calls for delays ...

29/Mar/2022

The rebate on red diesel ends on 1 April, affecting the construction industry with higher operating costs. ...

Spring Statement cuts VAT on energy-saving home improvements ...

23/Mar/2022

In his Spring Statement, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced that homeowners will pay 0% VAT when installing certain energy-saving home improvements. The measure will help households improve energy efficiency and keep ...

New report calls for better evidence and data for custom ...

24/Feb/2022

An Evidence Review of Self Build and Custom Housebuilding in the UK calls for better and more robust sources of data to underpin growth ...

NaCSBA adds weight to call for energy saving stamp duty ...

27/Jan/2022

NaCSBA has added its weight to a business coalition calling for a new energy saving stamp duty incentivise homeowners ...

House prices continue to grow, hitting a new record high ...

13/Dec/2021

Halifax's latest House Price Index has shown the five month of consecutive increases leading to the average house price now £272,992.  ...

German show home park visit – how to sell customisable ...

08/Nov/2021

NaCSBA CEO and Richard Bacon MP, author of the Bacon Review, recently took a flying visit to Germany to see first hand a German show house park in Cologne, Fertighaus ...

Homes UK returns to Excel in London on 23-24 November ...

26/Oct/2021

Sign up to Homes UK 23-24 November for free as a NaCSBA member, and get insight into social and affordable housing delivery ...

Gove appointed new Housing Secretary in renamed Department for Levelling ...

20/Sep/2021

Michael Gove has been appointed as new Housing Secretary in Johnson's cabinet reshuffle in renamed Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities ...

Construction braces for a challenging winter ...

09/Sep/2021

Construction braces for a challenging winter, thanks to the compound effects of Covid, Brexit and gas increases ...

Industry responds to the Bacon Review ...

23/Aug/2021

Key players in the custom and self build sector have responded to the Bacon Review warmly, spelling out the role the recommendations will have in scaling up ...