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Novus takes maintenance deal with Leeds City Council

National maintenance and build contractor, Novus Property Solutions, has secured a significant contract to deliver essential maintenance works to social housing properties owned by Leeds City Council. The three-year deal, which comes with the option to extend for a futher ...

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Willmott Dixon wins £40m contract for Barking and Dagenham Council’s regeneration project

Willmott Dixon has been awarded a £40m contract to build Block J, the latest phase of Gascoigne estate’s regeneration project in Barking. Appointed by Be First, Barking and Dagenham Council’s regeneration company, the contract will involve delivery of 124 new ...

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Wates renews maintenance deal with Network Homes

Social housing maintenance specialist, Wates Living Space, has been reappointed by Network Homes to continue the maintenance of the housing association’s 14,000 properties. The new five-year deal, worth £40 million, will commence this November and will see Wates continue to ...

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Mears to manage the planned maintenance of council homes in Islington

Mears Group has been awarded a new four-year contract with Islington Council to manage the planned maintenance of council homes in the borough. The deal, which includes a a possible extension of a further six years, and is valued at ...

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Barnet Homes appoints Wates for fire safety works

Social housing maintenance specialist, Wates Living Space, is continuing to grow its presence in London with an appointment to carry out fire safety works on behalf of Barnet Homes. The 46-week compliance contract, valued at approximately £3 million, will see ...

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Wates launches social housing energy services

Social housing maintenance specialist, Wates Living Space, has launched a new service which will help social landlords to prepare their housing stock to meet zero carbon obligations. Wates Living Space, which works with more than 60 social housing providers, maintaining ...

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Wates commences 15-year repairs programme

Social housing maintenance specialist Wates Living Space, has been appointed by affordable housing provider, Stonewater, to deliver a 15-year programme of housing repairs to nearly 10,000 homes. Worth around £105 million, the new collaborative partnership, which begins today, (2 November ...

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MRI Software acquires Housing Partners

MRI Software, a global leader in real estate software solutions, has acquired Housing Partners, a specialist technology provider for the social housing sector in the UK and Ireland. The strategic acquisition strengthens MRI’s suite of residential property management technology options, ...

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Mears renews partnership in Hammersmith and Fulham

Mears has commenced a new contract with Hammersmith and Fulham Council which sees the support services group to the social housing and care sectors continue to be one of the repairs response and void refurbishment contractors for the London borough. ...

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MRI Software enters agreement to acquire social housing technology provider

MRI Software, a global provider of real estate software solutions, has entered into an agreement to acquire Castleton Technology Plc, a leading provider of specialist software and services to the social housing sector. Castleton’s cloud-based technology is used by social housing ...

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