Barratt delivers highest volumes in nine years

Barratt Developments is seeking to further improve the efficiency of its operations after delivering its highest volumes in nine years.

Published 6 September 2017

Barratt to beat expectations as completions reach nine year high

Barratt Developments said it expected to end its financial year with a 12% rise in pre-tax profits as the housebuilder recorded its highest level of completions in nine years.

Published 12 July 2017

New £500m Inverness development set to begin in weeks

The Scottish Government and Highland Council have given approval for a £500 million development by Hazledene Inverness which will feature 1,500 homes, surrounding a new town centre with retail, leisure and community facilities.

Published 23 June 2017

Barratt Developments promotes Jessica White to CFO

Barratt Developments has announced the appointment of Jessica White as its new chief financial officer with immediate effect.

Published 22 June 2017

Barratt Scotland site managers secure ten Pride in the Job awards

Ten site managers at Barratt Scotland developments carried home awards from Friday’s National House Building Council’s (NHBC) Pride in the Job Quality Awards.

Published 21 June 2017

Barratt Developments appeals for more sub-contractors in Fife

Sub-contractors in Fife are being sought to help build homes for the UK’s largest house builder as Barratt Developments looks to add to its current supplier roster.

Published 22 May 2017

Barratt Homes crowned Home Builder of the Year

Barratt Homes has been crowned Homes for Scotland’s Home Builder of the Year at the trade body’s largest ever ceremony, which was held in Edinburgh last week in front of an 1100-strong crowd of senior industry leaders and guests.

Published 15 May 2017

Barratt set for bumper year amid record completions

Housebuilder Barratt Developments said it expects full year profit to reach the top end of market expectations as it forecasts its highest rate of completions this year since the financial crisis.

Published 10 May 2017

Scottish housebuilders achieve 5 star customer satisfaction rating

Stewart Milne Homes, Barratt Developments in Scotland and the Scotland team at McCarthy & Stone are celebrating after achieving 5 star ratings in the new Home Builders Federation (HBF) customer satisfaction survey 2017.

Published 31 March 2017

Plans lodged for 137 new homes at Ness Castle in Inverness

Plans have been lodged for the next phase of a housing development in the south-western outskirts of Inverness.

Published 30 March 2017

RICS Scotland calls for infrastructure projects to be given budget boost

An increase in funding for Scotland’s budget announced by Chancellor Philip Hammond can help tackle Scotland’s infrastructure deficit and boost the country’s competitiveness in the global market, according to RICS Scotland.

Published 9 March 2017

Barratt profits buoyed by strong house sales in Scotland

A strong sales performance north of the Border has helped cement a healthy six months of trading for Barratt Developments.

Published 22 February 2017

Barratt Developments unveils plans for almost 2,500 new homes in Scotland

Barratt Developments has announced plans to build 2,480 new homes across 14 new sites throughout Scotland during the course of the year.

Published 25 January 2017

Barratt parts company with finance chief ‘by mutual agreement’

Barratt Developments chief financial officer Neil Cooper suddenly left the company yesterday in a move said to be “by mutual agreement”.

Published 20 January 2017

Barratt buoyed by booming regions despite fall in completions

Housebuilder Barratt Developments said that market conditions remained healthy and demand strong, despite a 5.8 per cent drop in home completions.

Published 13 January 2017