As the first anniversary of the departure of British troops from Afghanistan approaches and the British Army faces cuts that could reduce it to its smallest for nearly 250 years, more and more soldiers are finding themselves looking for new careers. In many cases, the move from military to civilian life will come as something of a shock.
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With many people unable to secure mortgages or home loans because of tighter lending criteria, the demand for new houses has dropped, leaving the building market firmly in the doldrums. However, although there is some way to go before the economy can definitively be seen as having recovered, there are plenty of signs that the market is starting to enjoy a revival.
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