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Housebuilders inspire more fear than dentists among the general public, the chairman of volume housebuilder Wilson Connolly has admitted. Former Asda chief executive Alan Leighton, the new chairman of the UK's twelfth largest housebuilder, said:

'Housebuilders are put in the same league as estate agents, politicians and car salesmen.

Builders are simply not trusted.'

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