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HOUSE OF LORD’S INQUIRY INTO OFFSITE MANUFACTURE FOR CONSTRUCTION

article by BPA Committee Members (2015-2018) Rund Partnership

Shortly before the Easter break, the House of Lords launched an inquiry into the construction sector’s productivity. The investigation has been instigated to try and find answers into why the sector continues to fall behind other sectors, and to see if government policy could encourage better practice. The Call to Evidence published by The House of Lords Science and Technology Committee points to the fact that the UK Construction industry was worth nearly £100 billion to t...

DREW HIGHLY COMMENDED AT NFB AWARDS 2018

article published 29/03/18 by Katie Cull

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES FOR BH LIVE

article by BPA Committee Members (2015-2018) Rund Partnership

GREENDALE CONSTRUCTION CONVERTS RUN-DOWN TOWN CENTRE BUILDING INTO STYLISH APARTMENTS

article published 22/03/18 by Nicky Clarke-Bradford (on behalf of Greendale Construction Ltd)

RUND SPONSORS WOMEN IN SOCIAL HOUSING EVENT AT ONE HOUSING GROUP

Rund sponsors Women In Social Housing event at One Housing Group published 08/05/18 by Rund

NAPIER SPONSOR ‘LEXI’ - A DOG FOR THE BLIND

article by Napier Management Services

WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION: WHAT DO THE NUMBERS SAY?

article by Lucy Alderson, Features reporter, Construction News

NEW MANAGING PARTNER FOR LESTER ALDRIDGE

article published 15/03/18 by Sarah Mullin

A338 UPDATE

article by Hollie Hinde on behalf of A338 Project Team, Bournemouth Borough Council

TRETHOWANS OPENS IN BOURNEMOUTH

Regional law firm Trethowans has expanded its Dorset presence with the opening of a new office in the heart of Bournemouth

SAVILLS MONTHLY UK HOUSING MARKET UPDATE

March 2018, by Chris Buckle and Holly Titford : Two rate hikes forecast for 2018

LAING O'ROURKE JV ENDS £1.65BN HS2 EUSTON BID

By Jack Simpson | The Laing O’Rourke / Canary Wharf Contractors joint venture bidding for the £1.65bn contract to redevelop Euston station has officially dropped out of the race, HS2 has confirmed

MC PLAN & SITE SERVICES’ SPEAKEASY

The 1920s themed extravaganza was held at the Italian Villa in Poole with over 185 guests

NAPIER SPONSOR ‘LEXI’ - A DOG FOR THE BLIND

NAPIER Management Services Ltd not only continue to invest in the development and nurture of their staff, but they are also investing in puppy power!

A WINNING TEAM FOR RICHMOND HOME IMPROVEMENT CO

RICHMOND Home Improvement Co is delighted to be sponsors of Bournemouth Rugby Football Club this season, who are Celebrating their 125th Anniversary in 2018!

SCPA - NOW OPEN FOR ENTRIES!

Nominations for the 2018 South Coast Property Awards are now open! Note the Closing date for entries is May 4, 2018

POST-GRENFELL: HOW INSURANCE PREMIUMS HAVE SOARED 900%

Article published on www.constructionnews.co.uk | written by Binyamin Ali

LONDON’S £50BN ROOFTOP POTENTIAL

London’s £50bn rooftop potential

GREENDALE CONSTRUCTION START WORK ON RESTORATION OF HISTORIC SWANAGE PIER MARINE VILLAS

Greendale begins work on part of the Swanage Pier Trust’s restoration project which will see the 190 year old building restored and turned into a new visitor centre and café.

MILDREN COMPLETES WEYMOUTHS NEWEST GYM

BPA Members Mildren Construction have completed a £1M refurbishment of a 19,000sq/ft building in Weymouth

WE’RE BRINGING OVER 100 NEW HOMES TO DORSET

article by the Aster Group - publshed 15.02.2018

SAVILLS MONTHLY UK HOUSING MARKET UPDATE

February 2018, by Chris Buckle and Holly Titford (Savills) - Boost in consumer sentiment mirrored by price growth.

BUILDING FOR THE FUTURE WITH GREENDALE CONSTRUCTION

article published 12/02/18 by Nicky Clarke-Bradford (on behalf of Greendale)

LOCAL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY SHORTLISTED FOR NATIONAL AWARD

article published 01/02/18 by Katie Cull of Drew Construction Group

TAXATION OF UK RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY

article published 25/01/18 by Ian Harlock-Smith of Saffery Champness

MODULAR CONSTRUCTION. ARE YOU REALISING THE BENEFITS?

article by Rund Partnership published 18/01/2018

PLANS FOR 100 NEW HOMES IN CHRISTCHURCH A STEP CLOSER

Housing association Aster Group has announced plans to build 106 new homes and retail units in Bargates after exchanging contracts with Christchurch Borough Council this week

RESHUFFLE BRINGS IN SEVENTH HOUSING MINISTER SINCE 2010

By David Price | Dominic Raab has replaced Alok Sharma as housing minister in Theresa May’s government reshuffle.

SAVILLS MONTHLY UK HOUSING MARKET UPDATE

January 2018, by Chris Buckle and Holly Titford New year: same old story

SAJID JAVID PROMISES TO LIBERATE LEASEHOLDERS FROM 'FEUDAL PRACTICES'

Communities secretary says new rules will make extending or buying a freehold easier, cheaper and faster - article by Patrick Collinson, appearing in The Guardian 21/12/2017

BUILDING THE FUTURE IN PARTNERSHIP

In September, both Oak Academy and DREW Construction were invited to the launch of the ‘Adopt a School Campaign’ published 07/12/17 by Katie Cull

GREENDALE'S LATEST BUILD & REFURBISHMENT PROJECT AT GRADE 2 LISTED WAREHAM HOTEL

Greendale Construction help create an all year round dining experience for historic Wareham Hotel, The Priory - published 06/12/17 by Nicky Clarke-Bradford

SAVILLS MONTHLY UK HOUSING MARKET UPDATE

December 2017, by Chris Buckle and Holly Titford House price growth remains slow as outlook weakens

SAVILLS MONTHLY UK HOUSING MARKET UPDATE

November 2017, by Chris Buckle and Holly Titford MPC follow through on rate rise as inflation hits 3%

WHEN MUST YOU PAY THE HIGHER RATE OF STAMP DUTY LAND TAX?

Summary of the changes in SDLT higher rates for second homes - published 27/10/17 by Frettens

DREW WINS BSG HEALTH & SAFETY AWARD 2017!

The winners of the 2017 BSG Health & Safety Awards are.....

GREENDALE START WORK ON £2 MILLION REFURBISHMENT FOR OCEAN AUTOMOTIVE IN POOLE

Dorset Chartered Builders & BPA Committee member, Greendale Construction Limited, has started work on a £2 million major refurbishment at Ocean Automotive’s Volvo Cars showroom on Ringwood Road, Poole. (published 23/10/17)

PROPERTY & CONSTRUCTION EXPO FORCED TO EXPAND DUE TO UNPRECEDENTED POPULARITY!

The event will run from 1pm-5pm on 8th November and is aimed at businesses working within the property & construction sectors, to provide an opportunity to network, make contacts and keep up to date with the latest industry news

LEGAL 500 RECOMMENDS EVERY PARTNER AT FRETTENS

article published 16/10/17

SAVILLS MONTHLY UK HOUSING MARKET UPDATE

October 2017, by Chris Buckle and Holly Titford MPC warns of imminent rate hike which could limit price growth

STEELE RAYMOND FACILITATES SALE OF ROTABLE REPAIRS GROUP LIMITED

LEADING Dorset commercial solicitors Steele Raymond LLP has advised the selling shareholders of Rotable Repairs Group Limited on the sale of the group (published 03/10/17 by Lee Taylor)

HOW MUCH ARE PARENTS WILLING TO SPEND TO MOVE NEAR A GOOD SCHOOL? PUBLISHED BY CLIFFTONS 28/09/2017

Parents spend big to get their kids into the ‘right’ school ( Clifftons 28/09/2017 )

DISBURSEMENTS VAT CASE RULING GOES AGAINST LAW FIRM

article by By David Graham of Armstrong Watson (28.09.2017)

HOW MUCH DO YOU NEED TO EARN PER HOUR TO AFFORD A HOME IN YOUR AREA?

Ever wondered how much you need to earn to afford a property in one of the UK's biggest cities? Find out here

NINE OUT OF TEN MORTGAGE APPLICATIONS ARE SUCCESSFUL PUBLISHED BY CLIFFTONS 28/09/2017

In the second-quarter of 2017, 90% of mortgage applications were successful

ECO HOUSING PAY BACK PUBLISHED 26/09/17 BY ROB SOWDEN

Rob Sowden of Business Cash Enabler reports that one of his clients in the house building sector received £230k as a government cash-back for the development of sustainable housing design

AN EXCITING AND INNOVATIVE LIVE-WORK FACILITY FOR THE LANSDOWNE!!!

New development proposal for Bournemouth's Landsdown area : Digital Point, Holdenhurst Road

LAW FIRM FACES £68K VAT BILL AFTER TRIBUNAL RULES ELECTRONIC SEARCH FEES ARE NOT DISBURSEMENTS

The First-tier Tribunal ruled that the searches attracted VAT. The ruling could have significant repercussions for many conveyancing firms and the Law Society intervened on Brabners’ side given the case’s importance. (18-09-2017)

THE GREAT GREENDALE CHARITY BAKE OFF

Join BPA Committee members GREENDALE on Monday 25th September 2017 for their annual Charity Bake Sale - raising money for local charity Bobby’s Future

BOURNEMOUTH: £150M WINTER GARDENS PLAN ‘WILL TRANSFORM’ TOWN-CENTRE SITE

The former Winter Gardens site is the focus of proposals featuring residential, restaurant, leisure and retail space combined with new parking facilities and public realm. It follows a period of detailed analysis and design work which began in 2015


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