SMEs

Materials shortage seriously impacts SME housebuilders’ workloads ...

27/May/2021

The materials shortage is having a significant impact on SME housebuilders and self build, as builders merchants are hit by shortages and price increases ...

SME housebuilders to feel the pinch as building materials shortages ...

29/Mar/2021

Self builders and SME housebuilders both need to be aware of potential shortages and interruptions to construction materials, which could have a knock-on effect on building schedules. The latest issue ...

Right to Regenerate could force councils to bring land to ...

18/Jan/2021

Councils could be forced to sell public sector land and buildings in a new Right to Regenerate, as announced by Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick. The new scheme will “cut red ...

Reverse charge VAT looms, despite further calls to scrap the ...

17/Jan/2021

has been delayed until 1 October 2020, giving the construction SMEs more time to prepare for the change ...

Newton Abbot custom and self build tender – final call ...

15/Jan/2021

Teignbridge District Council is calls for bids from developers and enablers to bring on permissioned custom and self build site in Newton Abbot ...

Coronavirus: Working safely on site for self builders and developers ...

12/Jan/2021

Anyone planning to restart a site should review NaCSBA's guidance for working safely on site during the pandemic ...

Teignbridge Council calls for developers to bid for custom build ...

09/Nov/2020

Teignbridge District Council is calls for bids from developers and enablers to bring on permissioned custom and self build site in Newton Abbot ...

1 in 3 SME house builders want broken planning system ...

29/Oct/2020

The Federation of Master Builders has found that 1 in 3 SME house builders want the broken planning system fixed, to support construction ...

FMB reports that buyer demand for new homes at lowest ...

20/Sep/2020

The Federation of Master Builders annual survey has found that buyer demand for new homes at lowest levels for six years, with planning delays a factor ...

Project Etopia acquires self build specialist Tribus Homes ...

08/Jul/2020

MMC developer Etopia has acquired Tribus, in a move that will strengthen ...