Esh Group has won a £6.7m new contract to build 55 new affordable houses in the popular Leeds suburb of Allerton Bywater for Yorkshire Housing.
Yorkshire Housing is a social landlord providing more than 18,000 homes throughout Yorkshire. It develops around 300 new affordable homes each year and employs over 750 people.
Linda Gray, development project manager at Yorkshire Housing, said: “The new development will help to meet high demand in this popular area. Esh is a trusted partner that shares our focus on supporting and developing local communities.”
Esh Group has a range of companies working on housing projects, including Esh Property Services and Esh Construction. Together they provide affordable homes, from new build to state-of-the-art sustainable properties and refurbished existing housing for local authorities and housing associations.
Andy Radcliffe, chief executive of Esh Group, said: “Leeds is a thriving city that is growing and needs new good quality housing to meet demand. It is great to support a leading social housing provider in supporting the community.”
Esh Group provides construction and construction-related services to both public and private sector clients. It employs around 1000 people with substantial operations across the whole of Northern England.