How will Brexit affect the housing market?

With political events in the UK moving at alarming speed, commentators are still speculating on what leaving Europe may mean for the housing market and construction industry.Early indicators are that where jobs are heavily de...

When talking the talk may mean walking the walk….

Negotiating contracts looks set to be tougher in future, with the news that clauses that require any changes to be made in writing and agreed by all the parties may not hold water. Anti-oral variation clauses often feature i...

“Adverse Weather” – has it affected your development project?

With the onset of winter storms, Storm Barney being the most recent example, have you considered what to do if this delays the work to your development?The two most commonly used forms of construction contracts, 'JCT contract...

Carrying out building works? Be careful to comply with CDM Regulations 2015

Many development clients are already aware of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 which had far reaching implications for clients instructing development work as well as traditional clients.These were re...