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Growth in the construction sector slowed down slightly in December according to the Purchasing Managers Index, but there is no doubt in the residential sector new home commencements have increased steadily in the 18 months.
Construction of new homes reached a seven-year high in January, as developers look to capitalise on the Government’s Help to Buy by increasing their output.
Charlie Weston: And January is supposed to be a quiet month…Surge in borrowing for bricks and mortar
The strong rise in the number of people getting the all-clear from their banks to borrow to buy a home indicates that the mortgage market may be getting back to some sort of normality.