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WHY IS RISING CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY SPARKING CONCERNS?

Report by James Wilmore, acting deputy editor, CN

Spring is in the air and for the sector there appears to be a blossoming of activity. But is there a nasty sting in the tail coming down the track? Two separate surveys this week have revealed a healthy uptick in workloads, with activity nearing pre-EU referendum levels. Infrastructure and housebuilding projects are driving overall growth, according to number crunchers at Markit and CIPS. Meanwhile, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) found 27 p...

MARITIME BALL @ LIGHTHOUSE POOLE - 13TH MAY 2017

Last chance to get your tickets for the Poole Maritime Ball – A one off event for Poole!

FLOOD DEFENCE WORKS!

Bournemouth Property Association member Mildren Construction have just completed in Winchester

SOUTHAMPTON SAILING WEEK SOUTH COAST PROPERTY CUP

Fancy joining the Inaugural Property Sailing Cup on Friday 26th May? Either as a group or join our friends the SPA on their yacht

UK RENTERS FEEL MISLED AND MISTREATED BY HIGH STREET ESTATE AGENTS, RESEARCH REVEALS

The UK’s population of tenants feel the country’s property rental market is ruthless and unethical, new research by online estate agent LetBritain has revealed. The independent, nationally representative study among over 2,000 UK adults uncovered

BOURNEMOUTH DEVELOPMENT PLANS 2017

event to hear the Bournemouth Development Plans - FOUR leading development figures presenting their investment/development plans!

GENERAL ELECTION: HOW IS THE INDUSTRY REACTING?

Prime minister Theresa May today announced plans for a surprise general election on 8 June

POOLE GENERAL HOSPITAL MATERNITY UNIT REFURBISHMENT

BPA Committee Members Greendale Construction's refurbishment project at Poole General Hospital

LANDMARK PROJECT FOR RICHMOND HOME IMPROVEMENT CO

Landmark Project for Richmond Home Improvement Co in the heart of Poole's Old Town

REGENERATE SOUTH 31/03/2017

REGENERATE SOUTH* SHOWCASE will be an opportunity for potential investors and developers to find out first hand about the offer in the Central South region

A STITCH UP FOR RICHMOND

WHEN Richmond Home Improvement Co needed to order some more Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for its operatives, they didn’t have far to look.

DEFEAT FOR TAYLOR WIMPEY ON BUILDER’S BLOCK VAT CLAIM

E3 Consulting overview of this significant and complex VAT case, heard before the Upper Tier Tribunal, in which Taylor Wimpey had sought recovery of £51.2m of input VAT

FLYING START TO THE YEAR FOR MILDREN

LEADING Dorset building and civil engineering firm, Mildren Construction Ltd is delighted to announce its record breaking start to the year.

NEW SITE MANAGER FOR MILDREN

Mildren Construction are pleased to welcome on-board a new site manager to their Bordon Site.

MARCH 2017 LUNCH - BOURNEMOUTH HOSPITAL CHARITY

£778 raised at last week's BPA lunch @ Harbour Heights

SORTING OUT GP PROPERTY ISSUES NOW IS FINE, WHAT ABOUT THE LONG TERM?

Sorting Out GP Property Issues Now Is Fine, What About The Long Term? published 16/02/17 by Jon Dunne

ARTICLE ON SECURITY OF TENURE

An overview of the provisions of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 by FSP LLP

DREW CONSTRUCTION PROJECT @ MARWELL ZOO

DREW - Tropical House for Marwell Zoo

A NEW HOPE: CIL REVIEW SETS OUT A NEW APPROACH TO DEVELOPER CONTRIBUTIONS

CIL Review sets out a new approach to developer contributions

BUSINESS AS USUAL @ RUND PARTNERSHIP

RUND Partnership Limited founder member, Mark Rund has stepped down as Chairman

INSIGNIA SIGNS COMES UP TRUMPS FOR RICHMOND

Richmond Home Improvement Co has taken delivery of a newly liveried vehicle to add to his ever increasing fleet

SOUTH COAST PROPERTY AWARDS LAUNCH 2017

The official launch of the South Coast Property Awards 2017

SAVILLS PRESENTATION - JANUARY 2017

Savills Residential Research & Consultancy Team gave an overview of the UK property marketat our January breakfast. View the details of the presentation here

TENANTED AGRICULTURAL LAND

Kelsie Essenhigh of FSP gives an overview of the two schemes of legislation that apply to tenanted agricultural land, and the features of and differences between the two different types of tenancy

GREENDALE CONSTRUCTION PLEDGE TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ETHAN BURNEY’S WISHES

Greendale Construction announces it will be supporting ‘Ethan Burney’s Wishes’ as it’s chosen charity for 2017

DBK NAME CHANGE SEALS FUTURE

DBK is set to rebrand in the New Year, following its acquisition by RPS Group Plc (RPS) in 2016

SPETISBURY CONSTRUCTION ATTAIN CHARTERED BUILDING COMPANY STATUS

Congratulations to Spetisbury for becomming part of the CIOB

DIGITALDORSET, A WEYMOUTH COLLEGE INITIATIVE

DigitalDorset, a Weymouth College initiative, is offering two digital courses that are designed especially for SMEs to provide them with the essential skills required to move a business forward in the digital age

E3 CONSULTING’S UPDATE FOLLOWING THE 2016 AUTUMN STATEMENT

E³ Consulting highlights key Property & Construction aspects – as referenced from the Autumn Statement ‘Green Book’ 2016

LONDON NATIONAL LANDLORD INVESTMENT SHOW - TUESDAY 8TH NOVEMBER

The Landlord Investment Show is heading to back to Olympia for 2nd time in 2016

GREENDALE CONSTRUCTION LIMITED COMMENCE WORKS AT SHIRE HALL, DORCHESTER

Shire Hall is undergoing a major renovation and refurbishment after being awarded £1.5 million from the Heritage Lottery Fund

TAX RETURN DEADLINE LOOMS

Online tax returns, and the tax itself, is due on 31 January, but for those who choose to submit a paper return it is important to act quickly to meet the 31 October deadline

COMMERCIAL LANDLORDS: IS YOUR INVESTMENT PROPERTY SUSTAINABLE?

On overview of the changes and regulations coming into force over the next few months

OBR REPORT MAY RESULT IN LESS NOTICE FOR FUTURE PROPERTY TAX CHANGES

A recent report produced by the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) into the effects of forestalling could result in less or no opportunity for tax payers to take early action to avoid paying higher future tax rates.

TOWN CENTRE REGENERATION

As part of Bournemouth Borough Council’s vision for the future of the centre of Bournemouth, Main Building Contractor, DREW Construction has been actively involved as Principal Contractor on a number of regeneration projects.

GREENDALE CONSTRUCTION'S DCCI REFURB

Greendale Construction refurbishes Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry offices

CESW DORSET CLUB EVENT – 7TH JULY

The Government recently issued their construction strategy for the next four years but what does that mean for us in Dorset?

STUNNING ORANGERY EXTENSION

Greendale Construction Limited has successfully completed a stunning orangery extension for a private client in Dorset

PURPOSE BUILT STUDENT ACCOMMODATION

Leading property tax specialist Rupert Guppy, Senior Tax Surveyor with E3 Consulting, sets out the attractive tax benefits helping to drive investment into one of the most popular property sectors

GREENDALE CREATES A NEW BLENDED RETAIL CONCEPT FOR BREEZE VOLKSWAGEN

Greendale Construction Limited has successfully handed over a 5 week refurbishment at Breeze Volkswagen’s Poole branch


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