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New Development of Shared Ownership homes coming to Barrowford


36 two and three-bedroom properties currently being built in Nelson will be offered for sale through Shared Ownership by housing developer Laurus Homes, providing another way of buying a new home.  The houses are part of a much-anticipated wider development of 239 properties already underway from northern-based homebuilder Northstone, and will be available in late summer.

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Tarvin AFC Nets New Kit from Laurus Homes


Tarvin AFC’s Under 13’s football team are enjoying the season with new kit thanks to sponsorship from Laurus Homes. 

Laurus and Lane End Light Up Housing Development


Visitors to the new Laurus Homes housing development at Orchard Green in Helsby will be greeted by a stunning Christmas lights display, after the scheme’s hoardings were decorated with 250 metres of illuminations.

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Social investment at Whalley Manor


At Laurus, we do more than build homes. We innovate neighbourhoods and act as a catalyst for regeneration - to benefit the immediate community and wider society. By investing a portion of our profits, we lend a helping hand to the communities we work in by providing affordable social housing and support to local projects.

First homes at Heath Farm sold out


Our first homes at Heath Farm have now sold out.  

But don’t worry, you’ll have another opportunity to purchase one of these stunning properties in our Spring 2022 release.  

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First new homes available to buy at Heath Farm, Partington


Work has begun on the new Trafford Housing Trust (THT) and Lovell Developments Whalley Manor housing scheme in Whalley near Clitheroe.

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Sensory Garden Opens Thanks to Laurus Homes Funding


A new sensory garden is flowering in Ingol thanks to a £4,500 grant from Laurus Homes, the development arm of Trafford Housing Trust. The garden, which opened this week at the Intact Centre in Ingol, Preston, comprises different areas providing volunteers and staff with opportunities to ‘clear and heal the minds of visitors’.

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Skelmersdale School Students Net New Laptops


Pupils at a Skelmersdale school are back in class and online this week thanks to a donation of 20 laptops by Laurus Homes, the development arm of Trafford Housing Trust (THT).


New releases on sale at Hollins Green and Vision


Stunning new homes have just gone on sale at two Laurus Homes developments in Lancashire, at Vision in Skelmersdale and Hollins Green in Forton.

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Laurus Homes expands its Sales Team


Laurus Homes has taken on five new employees and awarded a promotion as the business continues to expand its operations throughout the North West.


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60 New homes coming soon to Forton

Home-seekers in the North West can look forward to a new luxury development coming soon in the heart of Forton village in Wyre, Lancashire.  
Work is already underway on the 60-home scheme, which promises a mix of stylish two, three and four-bedroom homes set in a semi-rural backdrop in Hollins Green. 
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Can you find your dream home right here?


Last summer, in a bid to help the housing market get back on track after the initial disruption of the Covid-19 pandemic and the first lockdown, Chancellor Rishi Sunak introduced a Stamp Duty Holiday, which comes to an end on 31st March.

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Laurus Homes response to Covid-19 (Coronavirus)


Following the ongoing development of Coronavirus, we wanted to take a moment to keep you up-to-date on the steps we are taking and to assure you that the safety and wellbeing of our customers and our team are of the utmost importance.

Example of new build homes in Giantswood Grove, Congleton by Laurus Homes

Major Step Forward For Congleton Housing Development


The launch of a new housing development from Laurus Homes has taken a major step forward with the opening of a new sales centre.

Giantswood Grove, on Manchester Road in Congleton, will see 94 new two, three, four and five-bedroom homes built, with a range of options to buy including Shared Ownership and Help to Buy.

CGI street view of Weaver Meadows in Winsford

Laurus Homes to build 215 new homes in Winsford


Laurus Homes are about to start work on a new housing development in Winsford, called Weaver Meadows and is situated on Rilshaw Lane just south of the town centre. The development will see a mix of two to five-bedroom homes being built, which will be available for sale and rent with affordable housing options including Shared Ownership available.

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