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

Barratt Scotland delivers £319m boost to UK economy

Housebuilder Barratt Developments has delivered a £319 million boost to the UK economy over the past year, according to a new report from the firm.

Published 22 November 2016

Trading continues well for Barratt Developments with ‘ongoing strong demand’

Housebuilder Barratt Developments said demand for new homes remained “strong” as sales rose 4.3 per cent since July.

Published 16 November 2016

Barratt Developments’ London boss arrested on suspicion of contracts misconduct

The regional managing director for London at Barratt Developments was arrested following an ongoing probe into contract awards.

Published 19 October 2016

Barratt Developments shrugs off Brexit worries with 21 per cent profits jump

Barratt Developments has said it remains so far unscathed by the Brexit vote with the housebuilder reporting a 20.7 per cent rise in pre tax profits and its highest completion volumes for eight years.

Published 8 September 2016

Brexit could force Barratt to slow down housebuilding plans

The UK's biggest housebuilder Barratt Developments is forecasting a 20 per cent increase in full-year profits but warned that it could slow its pace of construction following the Brexit vote.

Published 14 July 2016

Plans lodged for more homes at Edinburgh’s Bonnington district

A detailed planning application has been submitted to build 122 homes at South Fort Street in Edinburgh.

Published 12 July 2016

Barratt Developments reports increase in forward sales amid ‘strong market conditions’

Housebuilder Barratt Developments has attributed “strong market conditions” for putting it on track to deliver the expected improvement in performance for its full financial year.

Published 11 May 2016

Barratt appoints first female West Scotland director in 20 years

Barratt Homes West Scotland has appointed the first female director to its board in more than 20 years.

Published 10 May 2016

Barratt Developments appeals for more sub-contractors in East Lothian

Barratt Developments plc is seeking more sub-contractors in East Lothian and the surrounding area to help it meet its ambitious plans for growth.

Published 21 March 2016

Barratt issues skills shortage warning despite strong first half performance

Barratt has reported a 40 per cent surge in pre-tax profits as its increased home completions by over nine per cent.

Published 24 February 2016

Barratt Developments unveils plans for over 1,400 new Scottish homes

Housebuilder Barratt Developments has announced plans to open 14 new sites creating 1420 new homes across Scotland.

Published 14 January 2016