on new development of low-cost homes in Burnham
work has started on a new development of 17 Burnham-On-Sea homes
which is set to be completed in June 2018.
Homes, the commercial arm of Yarlington Housing Group, is building
the properties on land at the rear of Burnham-On-Sea's Tesco supermarket.
new development, called Novello, will provide 17 detached three
and four bedroom properties; and six of the homes will be low cost
for local families.
Housing Group has joined EG Carter in formally marked the start
of building work this week with other dignitaries from Sedgemoor
District Council and Quattro.
sale properties are a new venture for Yarlington and come as part
of its Next-Gen corporate strategy, which commits to building 1,500
new homes to help tackle the region's housing crisis.
the build, Yarlingtons Executive Director of Growth and Development,
Stephen Lodge, said: "There is a real need for homes across
all tenures and Next-Gen looks to meet those needs by expanding
the types of properties we offer and the geography we operate in."
are really excited to be building Novello, our first outright sales
homes, and we look forward to handing the keys to our purchasers
Novello development will also help provide Yarlington with additional
funding to build the much-needed new affordable homes needed across
the south west."
development is the first site Yarlington has appointed EG Carter
as the main contractor who will also be enlisting the help of local
labour. The development is scheduled for completion in June 2018.
Housing Group is one of the biggest housing providers in the south
west with over 10,000 properties across Somerset, Devon and Dorset.
The site plan displaying the location of the seventeen properties
and their style; a CGI image of one of Novellos four-bedroom
houses for sale; and a street scene