A total of 41,222 new homes were registered by the National House Building Council (NHBC) in Q2 throughout the UK, according to NHBC’s latest new home registration statistics.

On 30 June, the Communities Secretary Greg Clark and Housing Minister Brandon Lewis met with members of the Home Builders Federation (HBF), whose members build around 80% of newbuild homes in England and Wales.

The vast majority of housebuilders have used or have considered using modern methods of construction (MMC) in the last three years, according to new research from the National House-Building Council (NHBC) Foundation.

A total of 36,566 new homes were registered in the first three months of the year in the UK, according to the National House-Building Council’s (NHBC) latest new home registration statistics.

More than 12,000 new homes were registered to be built in the UK in February according to the National House-Building Council’s (NHBC) latest registration statistics.

National House Building Council (NHBC) figures show that 10,309 new homes were registered to be built in January 2016. The number of registrations fell by 9% compared to January 2015 (11,346), indicating a slow start to the year.

Government proposals to offer a fast track planning process for house building are needed urgently, according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).

The number of new homes registered to be built in the UK has topped 156,000 in 2015 – a continued increase of 7% on the previous year, according to new figures from the National House-Building Council (NHBC).

The government’s plans for ‘directly commissioned’ house building could help tackle the housing crisis but land must be broken down into small and micro parcels wherever possible, according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).

New home registrations in the UK maintained a steady rate of growth throughout November, with similar levels compared to a year ago, according to the latest National House-Building Council (NHBC) figures.

New home registrations over the last three months remain at a similar level to the same period a year ago, according to the latest National House-Building Council (NHBC) figures.

The North West residential sector saw a significant boost in the number of newbuild properties commissioned in Q3 this year, leading all regions with 5,275 units.

Julia Evans is chief executive of BSRIA.

BSRIA is concerned with the first set of significant housebuilding figures since the Conservative Party Conference that have just been published by the National House-Building Council (NHBC).

New home registration statistics for the UK fell marginally by 2% during Q3 when compared to the same period last year, according to new figures released by the National House-Building Council (NHBC).

Contractors have handed over the keys to the first of 18 new properties at a site developed as part of a £1.5m scheme to build affordable homes in Orford, Warrington.

Jewson has supplied Jelson Homes with a range of materials.

When East Midlands-based housebuilder Jelson Homes started work on its latest development it turned to Jewson to supply a range of high quality materials that would help to meet its exacting standards and achieve its sustainability targets.

Story Homes’ development of executive homes in Biggar, Lanarkshire, is predicted to bring £25m of economic benefits to the region through the use of local employers and sourcing of local materials.

New home registrations have hit their highest level since 2007, according to the latest quarterly statistics from the National House-Building Council (NHBC).

Harbur Construction has completed a £1.5m housing scheme at a former mill site in East Lancashire.

Small housebuilders and developers in the UK face serious barriers to growth with planning, access to finance and land availability highlighted as the biggest challenges for small companies.

Story Homes is pursuing full planning permission for new houses in Kirkham.

The government’s ‘Builders Finance Fund’ is not helping the small housebuilders it was designed to assist, according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) is calling for a major push to get Britain building, ahead of the party conference season.

Figures released today (20 August) reveal that residential construction accounted for more than a third of the total value of contracts awarded in July.

London’s housebuilding industry needs to be more open to competitiveness and diversity if the number of new homes required in the capital is to be delivered, the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has said.

NHBC's new housing registration figures have revealed the private sector is responsible for driving housing growth.

Work is now underway on a housing development in Middlesborough. It is estimated the development of 126 high quality houses will bring £10 million to the local economy during the four years of construction through the use of local workers and suppliers.

Vent-Axia's Lo-Carbon Response dMEV solution was named Best Brand New Product of the Year at the Housebuilder Product Awards 2014.

The latest registration statistics from the National House-Building Council (NHBC) show that the number of new homes registered across the country remains up compared to corresponding 2013 statistics, building on the high volumes seen over the past 18 months.

While construction activity overall has taken a recent dip, statistics from the National House-Building Council have shown that the number of new homes being registered in the UK is continuing to improve on last year’s figures.

The latest figures from the National House-Building Council (NHBC) have revealed sustained growth and consolidation in the UK housing industry for the start of 2014 – with encouraging growth in London and the rest of the UK.

mhs homes has achieved a five-star rating in the British Safety Council’s Occupational Health and Safety Audit.

Housebuilder Roy Homes has appointed Jewson to supply all of its sites throughout the Scottish Highlands with a range of materials including block, sand, cement, reinforcement, drainage, metalwork, tool hire, chemicals as well as chain of custody certified timber.

The number of new homes registered in the UK increased by 14% for the rolling quarter December to February compared to the same period last year, according to figures released by the National House-Building Council (NHBC).

Taylor Wimpey has received a five-star customer rating for the third year in a row.

The number of new homes registered in the UK in January show a 14% increase compared to the same time in 2013, new figures from the National House-Building Council (NHBC) reveal.

Jewson is once again the preferred supplier of constructional timber for internal partitioning for Barratt Developments.

Barratt Developments has renewed its contract with Jewson to be the company’s preferred supplier of constructional timber for internal partitioning throughout the UK.

Employment in the bricklaying sector is set to grow to 61,079 by 2018, according to new research released today by CITB.

Natural crop-based building materials – such as hemp and straw – are of ‘growing’ interest for the construction of new homes in the UK, a new report by the National House-Building Council (NHBC) Foundation has found.

Housing Minister Kris Hopkins yesterday hailed the Help to Buy scheme as responsible for a recent surge of business in the construction sector.

Persimmon Homes is launching a recruitment drive to find tradespeople across its 24 businesses as it gears up to build more homes across the UK.

Persimmon Homes is launching a recruitment drive to find tradespeople across its 24 businesses as it gears up to build more homes across the UK.

Emma Reynolds MP visited a brownfield re-development, courtesy of NHBC and Persimmon.

New Shadow Housing Minister Emma Reynolds viewed a flagship National House-Building Council (NHBC)-insured development in her constituency yesterday, which will eventually provide more than 350 new homes for the area.

New home registrations in the UK have risen by 25% for the year up to and including August, according to new figures by the National House-Building Council (NHBC).

Persimmon has appointed Jewson to supply all of its sites with high quality chipboard flooring.

UK housebuilder Persimmon has appointed Jewson to supply all of its sites with high quality chipboard flooring.

The CBI yesterday commented on figures from the Department for Communities & Local Government (DCLG) which show that annual housing starts in England are up by 7% in the 12 months to June 2013 (110,530) compared with the year before, but still 40% below the March quarter 2007 peak.

Berkeley Homes (West London) has set an industry benchmark in health and safety at the National House-Building Council (NHBC) Health and Safety Awards, having won a number of accolades across three of its most prestigious sites.

Ian Davis: “These changes have been developed to provide a more efficient service to our registered builders across the UK."

The National House-Building Council (NHBC) is introducing free new land quality and geotechnical services for its registered builders to help them with assessing land before they buy or develop it.

Brian Berry: The new standards will hit smaller developers harder and faster than the rest of the industry.

New building standards announced yesterday (30 July) will hinder the supply of new housing, the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has said.

Brian Berry: “We need government to engage with smaller housebuilders to establish how we can bring more homes to market.”

The government needs to incentivise smaller housing developers to build more homes to help meet the rising demand sparked by the Help to Buy scheme, says the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).

Housebuilding activity in the UK this year is set to top levels seen in 2014, according to new figures released today by NHBC.

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