The developer

Wates Residential is part of the family-owned Wates Group, one of the UK’s leading construction, development and property services businesses, with over 120 years of residential construction expertise.

Our business specialises in new-build and partnership housing development services, working collaboratively with housing associations and local authorities to deliver high-quality new homes.

We believe that business can be a force for good; an ethos which is underpinned by our ‘Reshaping Tomorrow’ sustainability programme. It focuses on ensuring everyone’s health and safety, having a positive impact on the environment, investing in the local communities where we work, promoting a more diverse and inclusive workforce and delivering efficient and sustainable buildings for the future.

  • 4,000 people employed by Wates across the UK
  • Wates Group Turnover – £1.53bn (2017)
  • Investors in People – Gold Award
  • Queen’s Award for Sustainable Development received for the second time
  • 97.4% waste diverted from landfill

Over 4,000

people employed by Wates across the UK

£1.53bn

Wates Group Turnover