Construction has been blighted by insolvency of late. In the year to August 2023, the number of construction firms entering insolvency reached 4,263, the highest number of any sector in England and Wales, according to the Insolvency Service.
Ben Chislett, group chief operating officer at LCP, part of M Core, on how he got started in the property industry, his top film and radio picks, his best and worst purchases and the superpower he wishes he had.
2023-11-23T00:00:00+00:00By Pauline Lam,
The First-tier Tribunal’s recent decision to grant a remediation order for 2-4 Leigham Court Road, a former office block in south-west London converted to flats, has provided much-needed guidance on the interpretation of provisions under the Building Safety Act (BSA) 2022.
Craig Wilson, director of real estate debt advisory at BDO, on how he got started in property, his top film and album recommendations, the superpower he wishes he had and his number-one travel destination.
Whereas the housing crisis generates much public debate and political pressure, there is a comparable lack of focus on a sector that employs 7% of our workforce and underpins our economy: freight and logistics.