Keepmoat Homes

This Yorkshire firm claims to be the UK’s largest and only dedicated homebuilder for the first-time buyer market. With an average sales price of £149,000, 48% of its homes are sold to first-time buyers, with 30% going to housing associations for affordable rent. Under chief executive James Thomson, 52, sales rose 31% to £555.6m in 2018.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank18
CompanyKeepmoat Homes
ActivityHousebuilder
LocationDoncaster
Sales £m*555.6
Operating profit £m*41.7
Main shareholdersTDR Capital and Sun Capital (86%), management (14%)
Staff1,098
Founded1932
Websitewww.keepmoat.com

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda