Real Estate

UK builder Persimmon posts 30% first-half profit rise

Persimmon, which built just over 15,100 homes across the country in 2016, said its volumes rose 8 per cent to 7,794 units in the first six months of the year and that customer interest in its developments remained strong.

The firm said the housing market was still “confident” and its reservation rate had risen 2 …
The Business Times