Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Localism Bill to the rescue!
*In fairness, it doesn't say how the figures compare with the same period 2009-2010* Private housing construction fell in the three months from December 2010 to February 2011 when compared with the three months beforehand, it has been shown. According to figures from the Office for National Statistics, this sector saw a 23.3 per cent decrease during this time - the largest of any field. The report found that the total volume of construction output dipped by 18.3 per cent in this period, with new work tumbling by 19.1 per cent and repair and maintenance dropping by 16.8 per cent.