Cladding Under Scrutiny in Grenfell Probe
The cladding system on the outside of London's Grenfell Tower was so conducive to the spread of fire it did not support the "stay put" policy...
Canadian Arm of U.K. Carillion Files for Creditor Protection
Carillion Canada has been granted protection from creditors by the Ontario Superior Court under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act.
Hong Kong Investors Invade London Property Market
Chinese investment in London commercial property has more than trebled since before Britain voted to leave the European Union, most of it channelled through Hong Kong...
Hundreds Face Chaos Over UK Towers Fire
Hundreds of residents of a London housing estate have found their lives thrown into chaos after their tower blocks were evacuated amid safety fears linked to...
British ‘New Home Sales’ Reach 10 Year High
The number of homes being built at the start of 2017 in Britain is the highest in a decade, according to an industry body.
UK Housing Value Lowest in 4 Years
Annual UK house price growth slowed to the weakest rate seen in nearly four years in February, according to an index.
Health and Safety Penalties for Workplace Injuries: UK vs Australia
When a worker was killed on a building site in the UK, the company was fined £2.6 million early this year under tough new UK laws,...
UK Real Estate Agents Hit Hard Times
More than 150 British real estate agents have gone broke in the last year as pressure from online rivals continues to bite, a new study has...
U.K. Construction Giant in Liquidation, Putting 6,000 Canadian Jobs at Risk
One of the British state's biggest contractors collapsed Monday, putting thousands of jobs at risk, after creditors and the government refused to bail out a company...