Firm’s partnerships arm to build 850 homes for government agency

Galliford Try

Galliford Try’s Partnerships arm has signed a deal with Homes England to build more than 850 homes across the UK.

The housebuilder will deliver 360 homes in Redcar, North Yorkshire, 330 homes in Sandymoor, Runcorn, including a 100 home extra-care development, 116 homes in Cannock, Staffordshire and 60 homes in Blandford Forum, Dorset.

The gross development value of the contract is £161m.

Work will begin on the projects immediately with the first planning applications due to be submitted this month. The first homes are due to be completed in spring 2020.