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This Yorkshire firm closed all its sites and offices as lockdown started, but reopened building sites in May. It is a leading builder of affordable homes, working in partnership with Homes England, local authorities and other registered providers to build more than 4,000 homes last year. With an average sale price of £161,000, 70% of its open-market sales are to first-time buyers, with 30% of total sales going to housing associations to be offered at affordable rents. Its chief executive, Tim Beale, 43, joined from Crest Nicholson in 2017, and profits rose 27% to £58.1m last year.

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Company details
Year2020
Rank9
CompanyKeepmoat Homes
ActivityHousebuilder
LocationDoncaster
Sales £m649.8
Operating profit £m58.1
Main shareholdersFunds managed by TDR Capital (77%), Sun Capital (12%), management (11%)
Staff1,141
Founded1931
Websitewww.keepmoat.com

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