Published: 1st Apr 2021

Keepmoat Homes is redeveloping two sites located in Leyland and Accrington, bringing 568 new homes to Lancashire. The two schemes, in partnership with Homes England, have secured planning approval from local authorities and will offer both detached and semi-detached homes, along with various purchasing options from open market sale to shared ownership and affordable housing. The schemes are a 520-plot development in Farington Mews, Leyland and a 48-plot development, in Acorn View, Accrington. Homebuyers at the developments will also be able to benefit from the new government-backed mortgage guarantee scheme, allowing first-time and current homeowners to obtain a 95% mortgage from lenders. This means they will only require a 5% deposit to purchase a new home. ‘We are very excited to have started work on both sites in Leyland and Accrington,’ says regional managing director, Gareth Roberts. ‘As a company, we’re driven to creating better places for people to live, not … (To read the full article, subscribe below)