William Davis

Loughborough housebuilder featured on our first Fast Track 100 in 2000. Under managing director Guy Higgins, 56, sales dropped 14% to £90.8m in 2018, but profits rose to £14.5m due to a focus on cost efficiencies and improved margins. The group has two new developments in the pipeline for 2019, and increased forward sales of 113 plots.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank63
CompanyWilliam Davis
ActivityHousebuilder
LocationLeicestershire
Annual profit growth67.43%
Latest profits £000s14,456
Latest sales £000s90,848
Staff381
Founded1935
Websitewww.williamdavis.co.uk

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