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Affordable housing

Yarlington issues £120m bond

20 September 2017

Yarlington Housing Group, the south west of England affordable housebuilder, has issued a £120m 40-year bond.

Bjorn Howard, chief executive of Aster Group

Profit leaps on record revenue at Aster Group

19 September 2017

Housebuilder and landlord Aster Group has announced record profits in its latest financial year.

Springfield Dykes of Gray

Scottish housebuilder seeks AIM float

11 September 2017

Scottish housebuilder Springfield Properties is seeking to raise up to £25m for a float on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM).

Barratt BL

Barratt reveal record profits

6 September 2017

Barratt Developments, the UK’s largest housebuilder, has revealed a 12% leap in profits in the last year, stating its figures were boosted by rising house prices.

Tony Pidgley

Berkeley defeats shareholder rebellion against “grossly excessive” share deals

6 September 2017

Upmarket housebuilder Berkeley Group has seen off a shareholder revolt against boardroom pay by six to one at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) this morning, Property Week can reveal.

Sadiq Khan

Khan reveals interventionist plans for £250m London affordable housing fund

6 September 2017

London mayor Sadiq Khan has revealed plans to intervene heavily in the land market by putting in place a team of ‘deal makers’ to deploy a £250m fund to buy and prepare sites for new and affordable homes, as he launched his draft housing strategy for London.

retirement home McCarthy & Stone

McCarthy & Stone sales nudge up

6 September 2017

McCarthy & Stone has revealed a slight improvement in sales for the year to 31 August, and a 4% rise in revenue compared to last year.

Tony Pidgley

Berkeley to face down pay revolt with positive update

6 September 2017

Berkeley Group will attempt to fight off a shareholder-led revolt over a £92m payout to six board members at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today.

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Crossrail Elizabeth Line

Joined-up thinking is starting to underpin regeneration

22 September 2017

Disruption is the word of the moment. It was the theme for this year’s RESI Conference, with a focus on proptech and the precision manufacturing of homes.