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This area is designed to give journalists and customers access to our latest press releases, industry news, articles, house-builder statistics and a range of archive news. If you are a journalist and would like further information on NHBC's new house-building statistics for publication purposes, please get in touch.

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Industry news

The UK’s progress towards a Passivhaus standard in new homes

The NHBC Foundation has published a new report; The UK’s progress towards a Passivhaus standard in new homes.

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NHBC colleagues win big at Women Leaders UK awards

NHBC is proud to be the headline sponsor of the Women Leaders UK awards and shares their drive to promote the achievements of women, especially in industries where they are currently under-represented.

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NHBC names UK’s best site managers as Pride in the Job 2024 Awards announced

The Pride in the Job 2024 Quality Award winners have been announced today by NHBC. The awards celebrate the best UK site managers and their dedication to raising standards in house building.

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Economic challenges and wet weather dampen house building in first quarter, reports NHBC

Figures released today by the National House Building Council (NHBC), the UK’s largest provider of new home warranties and insurance, show 21,967 new homes were registered to be built in Q1 2024, down 20% on Q1 2023 (27,619).

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Media categories

NHBC have a varied range of different news related categories for you to choose from, these are listed below and cover general industry news, press releases, stats and other subject specific updates or related articles

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Industry news

Press releases, new appointments and related news

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Annual and quarterly stats, new home registration numbers

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Technical news

Stay ahead of the competition with the latest technical news and updates.

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News archive

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