Why you shouldn't pay full-price for a shoddy new-build house
Housebuilder Persimmon is to allow buyers to hold back some of the purchase price of their new-build home until problems are resolved. It's a start, b…
If you'd invested in: Bovis Homes and Crest Nicholson
Regional housebuilder Bovis has seen its shares rise by 40% in the last year, while Crest Nicholson's have slid by 20%.
Sharks circle Bovis
Bovis’s rivals are trying to make a meal of its assets on the cheap. It should hold out for a better deal, says Ben Judge.
Shares in focus: Should you buy Bovis?
The housebuilder’s profits are booming, but is there anything left still to play for? Phil Oakley investigates.
It’s time to sell out of the housebuilding sector – here’s why
Shares in housebuilders have done very well in the last few years. But it's time to sell. Ed Bowsher explains why, and picks a more attractive sector …