Telford Homes to start 33-storey Stratford resi tower

London housing developer Telford Homes is preparing to start work on its Stratford Central block of flats after securing forward sales worth £70m. Telford Homes said it had pre-sold 148 homes within four weeks following a UK-only sales launch of the project held prior to similar events overseas. Jon Di-Stefano, chief executive of Telford Homes, …

Building Firms should be hiring apprentices as Construction Industry booms

Firms in Cambridgeshire are risking their own futures by failing to take on apprentices as the construction industry booms. John Malone, head of construction and engineering at Cambridge Regional College, said they have about 150 students who are desperate for a job. But despite the Cambridge area having a large number of building projects in …