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Inland increases annual completions and pipeline

17 July 2017

Inland Homes produced a 27.9% increase in house sales in the year to 30 June, the group has revealed in a trading update ahead of its full-year results.

David Thomas

Barratt beat forecasts as completions and profits rise

12 July 2017

Barratt Developments, the UK’s largest housebuilder, reported that total completions in its full year to 30 June hit a nine-year high of 17,395.

Construction / housebuilding

Bellis Homes secures £15m loan for Chalk Farm scheme

11 July 2017

Bellis Homes has secured an £15.1m loan from Octopus Property for the development of 19 one, two and three bed residential units and 11,000 sq ft of retail space, in Chalk Farm, north London.

David Clark Anthology

Anthology secures £85m loan for east end resi scheme

7 July 2017

Anthology, the housing developer established by Oaktree Capital Management, has secured a £85m loan from Investec Structure Property Finance and Lloyds Bank Commercial Real Estate, for the development of 198 new homes in east London.

Bovis Homes Easbourne 636

Bovis earmarks extra £3m to tackle build quality issues

6 July 2017

Bovis Homes has set aside an extra £3.5m to tackle problems with its homes following complaints from buyers about build quality.

Marianella Rathgar Cairn Homes

Cairn secures €50m loan

5 July 2017

Cairn Homes, the Irish homebuilding company, has agreed a new €50m (£44m) loan facility with Activate Capital.

Persimmon development in Solihull

Persimmon bullish on half-year figures

5 July 2017

Persimmon has revealed an 8% increase in home sales during the first half of the year in its latest trading update.

Clive Fenton at Liberty House 2

General election slows McCarthy & Stone, but sales improve

5 July 2017

McCarthy & Stone, the UK’s largest retirement housebuilder, has revealed the snap UK general election hit sales, but has made “steady progress” in rebuilding its order book.

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Titlestone hits £2bn lending mark five years after launch

20 July 2017

Titlestone Property Finance has reached the milestone of £2bn in drawn-down facilities five years after the residential development lender was founded.

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Jean-Marc Vandevivere

Teaming with BTR backers a win-win for councils

18 July 2017

With local authorities struggling with central government cuts, it’s unsurprising many have turned to commercial property as an alternative source of income, as shown by Woking Borough Council’s purchase of Dukes Court last week