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AmicusHorizon and Viridian launch merged housing association

22 May 2017

Housing associations AmicusHorizon and Viridian have have amalgamated to form a new organisation called Optivo, which aims to build 1,500 homes per year from 2021.

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Average house prices in South East hit £418k high

22 May 2017

The average asking price for homes in the South East has hit a record high of £418,489 according to the latest Rightmove house price index, which also shows that stock levels of homes for sale are on the rise.


Countryside ups full year forecasts after strong first half

17 May 2017

Countryside Properties has upped its forecast for full year profits after a strong performance from its partnerships division.

Colin Lewis Avant Homes CEO

Northern focus pays dividends for Avant

11 May 2017

The latest financial results of mid-market housebuilder Avant Homes illustrate just how well the regional housing market has held up in the wake of the EU referendum result.

David Thomas

Barratt bullish on profits as completions and sales rise

10 May 2017

Barratt Developments is set to complete the highest number of homes for nine years, it has revealed in its latest trading update.

Hill Origin JV

Hill & Origin JV to deliver £46m Harrow housing

5 May 2017

A joint venture between housebuilder Hill and housing association Origin Housing will deliver a £46m development in Harrow.

Peter Redfern

Taylor Wimpey sets aside £130m after leasehold review

27 April 2017

Taylor Wimpey has set aside £130m to tackle the problem of home buyers who have been saddled with leases which are subject to ten year doubling ground rents.

Timothy Kenny

Kenny joins Cairn Homes as CFO

25 April 2017

Cairn Homes has appointed Timothy Kenny as chief financial officer and director.