North West

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North West

What sort of home do we build in the area?

We build a selection of 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroomed homes, ranging from mews, semi-detached, town houses to executive large detached homes.  We also offer 1 and 2 bedroomed apartments for those taking their first steps on the property ladder.

What types of customer tends to buy here?

Our homes attract a wide variety of people, including young first time buyers, families, executives who commute, as well as people who are looking to down-size their current homes or just upgrade to somewhere a little bit special.

What makes the area exciting as a place to work?

The North West is a great area to work as we have a great range of sites all over the region - we aren’t just confined to city sites with apartment blocks or exclusive country developments with large executive homes.  There is something for everyone across society and it’s great to see a development come together and create a little community of its own.

Why is it great to live in the area?

The North West is a great area to live as it has something for everyone – large cities are interspersed with beautiful open landscapes. Infamously home to the Beatles, Liverpool has previously been crowned the European Capital of Culture and boasts an exceptionally varied social scene, as does Manchester, the home of two of Europe’s greatest football teams all linked by a vast network of trains, and motorway making travel between towns and cities a simple and carefree task.

Away from the Hustle and Bustle of the North Wests various cities, travel to the Lake District can or smaller towns such as Blackpool and Chester, may offer something that the bigger cities simply cannot.

Making all of these experiences possible, the North West offers a much more affordable standard of living in comparisons to southern areas as highlighted in rent and mortgage prices as well as day-to-day expenses which helps to provide the perfect platform for a career in your chosen discipline.

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What social events / activities are in the local area?

There are a number of flagship social events which attract people from all over the UK such as Parklife Festival and the infamous Warehouse Project, both of which are an indication of Manchester’s ever growing social circuit. Manchester has not only the Arndale Centre but also the Trafford Centre, indoor ski-slope (the Chill Factor), and the quirky Northern Quarter in Manchester City Centre. 

Outside of Manchester, Liverpool is home to the the newly rejuvenated L1 Shopping Centre opposite the famous Albert Docks where the Liverpool Echo Arena sits playing host to the world’s most famous entertainment acts.

Talking of prestigious events, Liverpool hosts the world famous Grand National among its racing calendar, earmarking the North West as the home of horse racing with racecourses such as Chester also becoming a popular North West staple.

National Trust parks are also growing in popularity from afar highlighted none more so than Tatton Park.

Needless to say, the North West accommodates one and all! Towns, villages and cities have their own take on celebrating events in the form of food and drink festivals and provide a sense of community in every direction, the most exciting aspect is discovering where the North West takes you next.

Why should a graduate or undergraduate consider being based here?

There are some great reasons why a graduate or undergraduate should consider being based in the North West. We build great communities with a diverse product range and our developments all have a unique charm.  From a social perspective, the relocation of various aspects of the BBC has vastly improved the number of young professionals working and now living in the City of Manchester which makes meeting new people a far greater experience at the same time as highlighting the ambition of Manchester and the North West as a whole. There are so many great facilities to take advantage of and there really is something for everyone.  Great pubs, bars and clubs make for a great social scene making it easier to find an event or activity everyone to enjoy, whether that be your new found friends and colleagues or family and friends from your hometown.

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