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RBS is selling its London Bishopsgate headquarters in cost-cutting drive

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), which is currently majority-owned by the UK government, is planning to flog its London headquarters post-2019 as it …

Crest Nicholson boss says he was wrong on Brexit as economy proves to be "reasonably robust"

Earlier this week Lord O'Neill said he felt the Brexit outlook for Britain was brighter, and now the boss of housebuilder Crest Nicholson has said he …

Housing Market

London transport and infrastructure projects to watch in 2018 | HomeOwners Alliance

We’ve asked Will Clark, of Online Estate Agent Sellmyhome to update us on the major infrastructure developments for London in 2018. He’s also shared …

Housing

Construction firms must modernise or face the same fate as Carillion

It’s a common quandary. Damp appears or the roof starts to leak and you need to call in a builder. You get two quotes. One is cheap and cheerful, the other higher, but it boasts fancy new construction techniques. Most of us, to our peril, choose the former. A few months later, the roof still …

Construction Industry

Nearly half of new homes in London fail to get built

According to new analysis from London First and Grant Thornton UK LLP, 46% of new homes given planning permission in the capital are not being …

Housing

Bricks and mortar boards: Redrow launches first ever housebuilding degree

Developer Redrow is combining bricks and mortar boards as it launches the UK's first degree in housebuilding in an attempt to combat the crippling skills shortage that is threatening the sector.<p>Students will learn skills to become a construction manager, such as project management, health and …