Finance & Legislation
New dwellings are zero rated for VAT, right? Not quite.
26 Nov 21
In this article Kevin Hall at Wright Hassall will explain the situation regarding zero-rating for VAT and property development, cover some of the common errors and changes that lead to VAT headaches and highlight simple steps to ensuring the rates are right for every aspect of a development. VAT is
House Prices Rise Again in September
18 Nov 21
Average house prices in the UK increased by 11.8% over the year to September 2021, this has risen from 10.2% in August 2021.
Five Lessons for Growing Building & Construction Business
10 Nov 21
David Barrow is MD at cast stone company, Haddonstone. Here, he reflects on 50 years in business and the key lessons for any construction SME
Negotiating a Comprehensive Break Clause that Reflects your Current Situation
18 Oct 21
As UK businesses begin to establish a new normal the commercial real estate landscape is also undergoing its own transformation.
Creative Ideas for Mitigating Unpredictable Costs
14 Oct 21
It will come as no surprise to anyone in the construction industry that we have a real issue with unpredictable costs
Three Steps SMEs Can Take to Manage Supply Chain Disruption
13 Oct 21
Tim Boag from Aldermore bank, writes about how UK SMEs can mitigate supply chain disruption post pandemic.
Homegrown Timber Initiative Secures Funding
7 Oct 21
A team of experts who have been exploring the mainstream use of homegrown timber within the construction sector has secured funding
Can You Rely on Force Majeure in the Absence of a HGV Driver?
5 Oct 21
Womble Bond Dickinson partners Lucy Pringle and Jonny Gribben write about if you can rely on a force majeure in the absence of HGV drivers.
GRAHAM Secures Place on £20bn Framework
23 Sep 21
Homes England has selected GRAHAM Construction as one of its 66 preferred partners on its new Delivery Partner Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS).
£8.6bn for Affordable Homes
9 Sep 21
Thousands of people who want to get onto the housing ladder are to receive help thanks to funding that will be allocated across the country.