UK new home growth continues to soar in 2013

UK new home growth continues to soar in 2013

Latest figures from NHBC detailing new home volumes across the UK have revealed a 19% increase in the number of new homes registered in Q3 compared to the same period in 2012.

In total 33,573 new homes were registered between July and September, compared to 28,151 over the same period last year.

The private sector fuelled the growth in new homes in Q3 with a 23% increase, rising from 20,328 registrations in 2012 to almost 25,000. Meanwhile, the public sector experienced a 10% rise over the same period to 8,589 registrations from 7,823 in 2012.