LAND WANTED

by Andy Evans, in Land Wanted

Can You Help? We urgently need more land to create jobs and deliver more new homes in 2021 and beyond. We’re looking for land in the West Midlands and surrounding counties. Sites need to be able to accommodate between 20 – 150 dwellings, circa 1 to 10 acres, and be within roughly a 1 hour…

Wishing You a Wonderful Christmas and asking for your help in 2021

by Andy Evans, in Land Wanted , News

We hope you’re enjoying the festive period, taking a break and spending time with your loved ones, whether that be in person, by zoom, facetime, whatsApp or however we manage to see each other this year!! There is no doubt that 2020 has been a very unusual year with challenges we could never have even…

Mark Horsley joins Wonderful Homes as Head of Land and Planning

by Andy Evans, in Land Wanted , News

We’re delighted to announce that today Mark Horsley has joined us as Head of Land & Planning to lead our land prospecting and planning activities. Mark’s key objective is to build a rolling pipeline of development sites for the business to deliver. Mark is a chartered Architect with over two decades of experience in residential…

New Development – Overdale, Telford

by Andy Evans, in Contracting , Development News , New Homes , News

We’re delighted and excited to announce that today we’ve exchanged contracts on this £12.2m, 81 affordable homes, development that we will be delivering for Accord Housing Association. It’s particularly exciting as this will be our first venture into Modern Methods of Construction (MMC), using timber frames supplied by LoCal Homes. We’re planning to start construction…

Work starts at Hixon, Staffordshire

by Andy Evans, in Development News , Land Wanted , New Homes , News

This week we’ve started work on our new site in the village of Hixon, Staffordshire. The first job is a fairly extensive earth moving exercise to achieve the required plot ground floor levels and to form the base for the new road, footpaths and drives. The development will deliver 30 new affordable homes, including 6…

New Site Acquired, Hixon, Staffordshire

by Andy Evans, in Development News , Land Wanted , New Homes , News

We’re delighted to announce that today, after a long and challenging planning and approvals process, we’ve completed on the purchase of this new site in the village of Hixon, Staffordshire. We can now start the real work of building new homes! The development will deliver 30 new affordable homes, including 6 bungalows, for one of…

Surveying drains in preparation for construction to start in Hixon

by Andy Evans, in Development News , News

Today we’re on site with drainage specialists, Lanes Group Plc, in Hixon, Staffordshire, in what is currently a farmers field, where we will soon start the construction of 30 new homes for one of the Midlands leading Housing Associations.  This is a classic example of a site that on the surface looks very straight forward…

Contractors Wanted

by Andy Evans, in Contracting , News

We need to strengthen our supply chain for projects starting later in the year and are looking for additional contractors that are experienced in new build housing and cover the West Midlands, from groundworks through to finishing trades. For further details please see our Supplier Enquires page.

LABC West Midlands Building Excellence Awards Finalist

by Andy Evans, in Awards , Development News , New Homes , News

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve been selected as finalists in this years prestigious LABC West Midlands Building Excellence Awards in not just one, but two categories;

New Site Acquired, Hixon, Staffordshire

by Andy Evans, in Development News , Land Wanted , New Homes , News

We’re delighted to announce that today we exchanged contracts on a new site in the village of Hixon, Staffordshire, where we are going to build 30 affordable homes, including 6 bungalows, for one of the Midlands leading Housing Associations. The completed development will provide a selection of homes available for affordable rent and shared ownership.…