Wates Residential | Wates

Residential construction and development partnerships with local authorities and housing associations

Wates Residential is one of the UKs leading housing developers. Operating across London and the South, the business works with public and private sector clients to build more and better quality homes. This is driven by a shared vision that everyone deserves a great place to live.

We are a trusted development partner of local councils, housing associations and Homes England, the Governments housing delivery agency. By working with like-minded partners, we are able to help them meet their development goals at every stage of the process.

With the backing of the Wates Group, Wates Residential can share risk on planning, construction and market sales activity with our partners, helping to remove the barriers preventing schemes from getting to site. Our partnership housing offer includes building and selling homes to the public in addition to providing affordable homes for social landlords. We can also bring financial investment to a scheme, add value for customers through our development and marketing agency services and manage the sale of new homes.

We apply a special type of regeneration to every scheme that we develop. This looks beyond bricks and mortar and is focused on supporting the wider long-term development of sustainable communities. By engaging with key stakeholder groups early, the team ensures that local needs are placed at the heart of every development. We also ensure that every development leaves a positive legacy for the local community by targeting local procurement, the creation of local training and employment opportunities and investing in local charitable organisations and community groups.

Wates Residential Credentials

2020 Wates Residential Credentials

Partnership housing

Working collaboratively with our partners to deliver new, community-focused residential schemes in response to local housing need

Development agency services

Supporting our clients housing delivery strategies through specialist services, such as sales and marketing

New-build contracting

Delivery of new-build housing schemes, including specialist Extra Care developments for residents with varying levels of care requirements

Land sourcing and feasibility

We are experts in helping our customers make their schemes a reality through sourcing land and undertaking detailed feasibility studies

Community regeneration

Through local master-planning, excellence in design and the highest quality of construction, we have delivered some of the UKs highest-profile community regeneration programmes

Case studies

Key Contacts

Kate Ives

Development Director

Wates Residential