David Thomas, Chief Executive of Barratt Developments PLC
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.
David Pretty, chief executive, Barratt Developments Plc
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.
75p up at 540p while Barratt Developments PLC
ended the day down 1.
In The Journal 40, Barratt Developments PLC
closed 9p down at 93p and Bellway ended the day at 483.
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.