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Wates Living Space begins 10-year housing repair programme in Crawley
18 AUGUST 2020
Wates Living Space has started a 10 year programme of housing repairs for Crawley Borough Council in the middle of a pandemic, after successfully assembling its teams using virtual and social distancing mobilisation measures.
Wates Living Space rises high with 200 tower block refurbishments
10 AUGUST 2020
Wates Living Space has been appointed by The Guinness Partnership to deliver planned maintenance works to two high rise schemes – taking the housing maintenance provider’s total number of tower block refurbishment projects to over 200.
Wates Living Space to deliver housing repairs across Crawley
05 MARCH 2020
Wates Living Space has been appointed by Crawley Borough Council to deliver a ten year programme of housing repairs across the borough.
Wates Living Space to deliver 10-year contract to homes in Tamworth
04 MARCH 2020
Wates Living Space has been reappointed by Tamworth Borough Council to deliver a ten-year programme of housing repairs across the borough. The councils current three-year contract with Wates Living Space ends on March 31, 2020, and the new 10-year agreement is valued in the region of £50million.
Wates Living Space introduces innovative new tracking service
21 FEBRUARY 2020
Leading affordable housing maintenance provider, Wates Living Space, has introduced a new repairs and maintenance tracking system for residents, in a move to enhance customer service and operational efficiency.
A new west side story
13 NOVEMBER 2019
Plans for Wates Residential to build more than 200 new homes on the west side of the Gascoigne Estate have been given the thumbs up at Barking and Dagenham Councils planning committee.
Wates Living Space joins flagship framework
06 NOVEMBER 2019
Wates Living Space has expanded its framework presence with its appointment to the South East Consortium (SEC) Internal & External Building Works Framework.
Wates Living Space bolsters London foothold with Peabody appointment
08 OCTOBER 2019
Wates has been appointed by Peabody Housing Association to deliver responsive repairs and specialist works for over 13,000 homes.
Wates Living Space helps create pioneering community 'food pantry'
17 SEPTEMBER 2019
Southern Housing Group, Guinness Partnership and Clarion Housing have teamed up to launch the boroughs first community food pantry to combat food poverty, thanks to a contribution equal to £15,000 from leading housing repairs and maintenance provider, Wates Living Space.