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Smaller home, larger lifestyle. Meet the new downsizers.

26 November 2018

Think downsizing. Now banish from your mind any thoughts of scaling back for a quiet retirement. The new downsizing is less about pensions and more about pursuing your passions in a place to call home that is smarter, smaller and super-stylish.   Yes, you may be looking for somewhere smaller now the kids have left the family home, but settling for a quiet life is not on your agenda. Join the ranks of today’s downsizers looking to live life to the full, to travel, socialise and live well in a hassle-free home that’s within striking distance of the best that city life can offer. Are you a new downsizer? Here are five big reasons why going small could be for…

Cambium townhouse awarded Best House

19 November 2018

At Friday’s WhatHouse? Awards Cambium scooped the bronze award for Best House, against strong competition. The spacious 5 bedroom townhouses at Cambium all reach Level 4 of the Code for Sustainable Homes. Each of the townhouses has off-street parking, a garage and its own private back garden. All of the homes at Cambium also have access…

Help to Buy now available for new home purchasers

15 November 2018

More than 30 homes are now available for purchase at Lendlease developments, Elephant Park (London) and Hungate (York) with assistance from the Government’s Help to Buy Scheme. The scheme aims to make the dream of purchasing a new home achievable for more prospective buyers and with Lendlease offering additional support for the month of November,…

Lendlease named Sustainable Housebuilder of the Year 2018

2 November 2018

Lendlease scooped two coveted awards at the 2018 Housebuilder Awards last night. The glittering event was hosted at the InterContinental London – The 02, where Lendlease won both Best Sustainable Scheme for South Gardens at Elephant Park and was also named Sustainable Housebuilder of the Year, for the second year running. The annual Housebuilder awards…

Hard Hat on at The Timberyard

23 October 2018

Metro’s Hard Hat journalist, Oliver Wadeson, recently visited The Timberyard Deptford met by a flurry of construction activity on 1132 new homes and restoration of historic pub, The Victoria. The article published in Metro, on the 23rd of October, notes that Lendlease is ‘bucking a trend’ by retaining the pub and credits Lendlease with sustainable…

South Gardens’ sense of place rewarded

20 September 2018

Elephant Park’s South Gardens development has been highly commended in the Best Placemaking category of The Sunday Times British Homes Awards.   The annual accolades celebrate exceptional design and recognise every aspect of house building – from one-off homes to major developments, interiors to landscaping, and individual extensions to placemaking on a grand scale. Some…