The big news of the week has been the Budget announcement by The Office for Budget Responsibility. Budget headlines for construction are;
Barratt Development are planning to create 3,000 new jobs due to the decision to extend the Help-To-Buy scheme. They will be increasing the number of sites they are working on to around 450 which will boost staff, including sub-contractors, to around 21,000. Via construction enquirer.
Unite, the student accommodation specialist, has been given the green light to build a new complex in North London. The contract is for a 900-bed project in Islington, with Unite hoping to get the project delivered by 2016. Via construction enquirer.
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