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13 July 2018
Urie Michael Web
By Michael Urie

G&T Market Research Bulletin

Welcome to the latest edition of G&T’s Market Research Bulletin. This is a fortnightly roundup of key economic and construction news and data across London and the UK.

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G&T Launches New Microsite

GT Market Intelligence is an online platform with a curated selection of G&T market research publications, opinion pieces, insights and analysis. Watch our film to find out more.

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Housebuilders

New Homes Ombudsman

A cross-party group of Parliamentarians and industry representatives has set out proposals for a New Homes Ombudsman to help dissatisfied home buyers seek redress.

Topics: Housing

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29 June 2018
Urie Michael Web
By Michael Urie

G&T Market Research Bulletin

​Welcome to G&T’s first Market Research Bulletin. This will be a fortnightly roundup of key economic and construction news and data across London and the UK.

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Richard Francis Web
By Richard Francis

Brexit Watch - Construction Labour

With Brexit just under a year away, we look at how it will affect the UK labour market and what impact it will have on the construction sector.

Topics: Brexit

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Oliver Booth Web
By Oliver Booth

Introduction to Cross Laminated Timber

We give a brief introduction to Cross Laminated Timber and look at how this new construction method is slowly changing the built environment.

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Construction And Property Tax Update
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By Jared Carver

Tax Update - Environmental Incentives

Incorporating energy and water efficient technologies into buildings is not just good for the environment. They attract generous tax incentives too.

Topics: Tax

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Project Lending
Mary Rose Griffiths Web
By Mary Rose Griffiths

Key Issues for Lenders on Construction Projects

Our article looks at how structuring projects to make them more acceptable to lenders significantly improves the chances of getting them off of the ground.

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Building Above Railways
Andrew Paul Web
By Andrew Paul

Economics of Building Above Operational Railways

We look at some of the issues that design teams and contractors should take into account when contemplating an over site development.

Topics: Rail

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Intersection Of Tech Health And Place
Richard Francis Web
By Richard Francis

Next Generation Sustainability

In this article we look at the impact on sustainability when three worlds collide: health and wellbeing, technology and real estate.

Topics: Sustainability

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Airport Expansion
Jason Fowler
By Jason Fowler

Heathrow Airport Expansion Moves Forward

On 5th June 2018, the Cabinet signed off on plans for a new runway at Heathrow Airport. Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, said the decision was in the ‘national interest’.

Topics: Aviation

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Market Focus Q1
Gavin Murgatroyd
By Gavin Murgatroyd

Market Focus: Insolvency Warning Signs

Following the failure of Carillion in January 2018 and its impact on the construction sector, we look at the early warning signs that can indicate problems ahead.

Topics: Insolvency

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