Brexit



Barratt shrugs off concerns about political and economic uncertainty

Housebuilder Barratt Developments has moved to reassure investors it has the “resilience and f ...

Published 17 October 2019

No-deal CPR guidance welcomed by SELECT

New advice that confirms how Construction Products Regulation (CPR) could be affected by a no-deal B ...

Published 9 October 2019

Construction employers call for ‘breathing space’ on post-Brexit visas

The UK government has been urged to relax its planned visa restrictions following the UK’s dep ...

Published 3 October 2019

No-deal Brexit puts Scottish housing market at risk

Research from KPMG UK has revealed that house prices in Scotland risk a 6% drop if Britain leaves th ...

Published 2 September 2019

Architect hiring confidence levels at lowest for almost two years

Architecture practices are showing a significant decrease in appetite to recruit permanent architect ...

Published 23 August 2019

Scottish construction sector ‘losing patience’ with Brexit indecision

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has warned that the construction sector’s ...

Published 18 July 2019

FMB sounds alarm bells for construction over no-deal Brexit

The UK construction sector could be subject to soaring material prices and lower workloads and enqui ...

Published 3 July 2019

Scottish planners issue post-Brexit environmental standards warning

The Scottish Government’s proposed environmental watchdog must be strong enough to maintain hi ...

Published 13 May 2019

Losing international workers post-Brexit will ‘hurt’ construction industry, says lawyer

A lawyer has urged employers to take steps to ensure they hold on to vital international staff post- ...

Published 30 April 2019

Builders discuss planning and Brexit concerns with cabinet secretary

Senior representatives of Scotland’s home building industry have held face-to-face discussions ...

Published 5 April 2019

NHS capital investment plan delayed due to Brexit uncertainty

The Scottish Government has put the brakes on a new capital investment plan for the NHS. Health sec ...

Published 3 April 2019

Housebuilders fear Brexit will lead to timber prices rise

Scotland’s builders are concerned that Brexit could lead to an increase in timber import price ...

Published 25 March 2019

Brexit uncertainty ‘damaging Scottish housing market’

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has warned that the prolonged uncertainty surrou ...

Published 14 March 2019