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This is how many new homes are being built this year (and importantly, where they are)
There's been a surge in new building projects since January
Which county has the highest level of new house building?
Number of people looking for planning permission and building homes is on the rise
Planning applications down 17 per cent as construction remains in doldrums
Slight fall in rate of decline in house building