Residential property developer Barratt Developments plc
(LSE:BDEV) has appointed Richard Akers as a non-executive director, the company reported today.
The shortlist of potential developers is Barratt Developments Plc
& Artisan H Ltd (including Keepmoat, Haslam Homes & Yuill Homes); Persimmon Plc & Cheviot Housing Association; and Grainger Plc & Places for People.
Part of Barratt Developments PLC
, David Wilson Homes is relocating its north west office from Warrington's Cinnamon Park.
David Pretty, chief executive, Barratt Developments Plc
LONDON (Alliance News) - Barratt Developments PLC
on Thursday said its full-year outlook is currently "modestly above" the board's previous expectations as forward sales to date rose 2.4% on a year before.
Langtree Land and Property plc were also shortlisted for the work, along with a consortium including Ramboll, Calmont Project Services, Barratt Developments PLC
, Kier Construction, and BNP Paribas Real Estate Advisory & Property Management UK Limited.
Davies, who has also been chairman of Biffa, is currently senior non-executive director of Barratt Developments plc
and chairman of Euroports Holdings Sarl.
Mark Clare, chief executive of Barratt Developments PLC
, said: "The Chancellor's initiative to help first-time buyers get on to the property ladder is exactly the tonic the housing market needed.
In the regional portfolio, Bellway benefited from this and closed 56.75p up at 540p while Barratt Developments PLC
ended the day down 1.25p at 91.75p.
In The Journal 40, Barratt Developments PLC
closed 9p down at 93p and Bellway ended the day at 483.25p, falling 33.25p.
Shares in North-East-based housebuilders, Barratt Developments plc
and Bellway plc gave little reaction to the data, and closed at 508p and 710p respectively.
Clients include Komatsu, H&H plc, and Barratt Developments plc