NEWS AND FUTURE DEVELOPMENTS
February 2018: Land acquired for first 'exception policy' development.
Landspeed Homes have completed the purchase of land for the development of six new affordable homes near the village of Warnham in West Sussex. Planning consent for the scheme was secured in the autumn of 2017 and construction will commence immediately. All six homes (1 x 1 bed; 3 x 2 bed and 2 x 3 bed) will be made available to those unable to compete in the open market and, initially, who are connected with the Parish of Warnham.
January 2018: New scheme launched in Cooksbridge.
Terms have been agreed to acquire 11 new affordable homes from Gold Properties on their development in Cooksbridge near Lewes in East Sussex. These units are already under construction with the first handovers expected in the early summer of 2018.
All bar one of the Newick properties are now sold and occupied and the Fair Oak scheme has now been completed.
December 2017: Contracts exchanged on two new developments.
Contracts to acquire a single 2 bedroom apartment in Eastleigh, from Crayfern Homes, as well as a scheme for nine 2 bedroom apartments in Haywards Heath (Cross Construction) have been exchanged - with the former ready for immediate occupation.
Plot completions continue at Newick with 9 of the 12 properties now occupied.
November 2017: First occupations in Romsey, Fair Oak and Newick.
The middle of November saw the first completions and occupations on three sites with 6 purchasers moving in to their new Landspeed properties within the space of 48 hours.
October 2017: First reservations in Burgess Hill and new scheme contracted in Ringmer.
Three of the five new properties in Burgess Hill have now been reserved together with the final unit in Fair Oak. The final completions have been achieved at Hambrook and only two units remain at Newick with one at Barnham.
Contracts have been exchanged for the delivery of a pair of 3 bedroom houses in Ringmer (East Sussex) for delivery in the summer of 2018.
September 2017: New scheme in Burgess Hill.
Landspeed first scheme in Mid Sussex Council’s area has been agreed and marketing has already commenced on five new homes being constructed by Cross Construction in this popular location.
August 2017: 50% reserved at Newick and 17 reservations overall since the end of June.
Six of the twelve Landspeed affordable units have now been reserved on the Thakeham Homes development in Newick - these forming part of 17 reservations received across all sites since the end of June.
July 2017: First reservation at Fair Oak and all reserved in Romsey.
The first of Landspeed's three affordable houses has now been reserved on the Bargate Homes development in Fair Oak with further reservations now received at Newick in East Sussex.
All six of the properties on the Talisman Homes scheme in Romsey and three properties on another Romsey scheme - being developed by Bargate Homes for delivery in 2018 - have all been reserved togethrer with the finals units at Barnham and Hambrook.
June 2017: New development agreed and first reservation at Newick.
Terms have been agreed for Landspeed's first two schemes in the Mid Sussex District Council area - delivering 5 new affordable homes in Burgess Hill and 9 apartmenmts in Haywards Heath.
All bar one unit have now been reserved/sold on each the Hambrook and West End schemes with both maisonettes and two houses reserved at Romsey.
The first reservation has also been secured (on a 1 bed apartment) at Newick.
May 2017: First reservation at West End.
The first reservation at West End has now been secured with strong interest in the remaining two units.
Interest in all of Landspeed's current schemes has been strong through the early part of May and a number of reservations are expected shortly on all of the Company's current schemes.
April 2017: Two new schemes secured and additional units available in Hambrook.
Contracts have been exchanged on two new schemes delivering Landspeed's shared purchase affordable housing in Fair Oak, Hampshire and Newick, East Sussex.
Three new houses are available on the Bargate Homes' development in Fair Oak with twelve units - comprising a mix of flats, bungalows and houses - on Thakeham Homes' site in Newick.
A further pair of 3 bed houses are now available on the Mildren Homes development in Hambrook, Chichester with the first sale now exchanged on the initial release of three homes.
March 2017: New maisonettes available in West End, Southampton.
Three new properties are now available on the Mildren Homes' development (known as Royal Heights) on Telegraph Road, West End.
February 2017: New scheme being launched in Romsey and all Salfords units reserved.
Expressions of interest are now being invited for six new affordable properties on Landspeeds's latest acquisiion in Romsey, Hampshire.
Applicants connected to the Test Valley Borough Council area will be given priority for the four new houses and two maisonattes, which will be available for occupation in the late Summer of 2017.
The remaining four apartments at Salfords have been reserved within the first two weeks of the month.
January 2017: First reservations at Barnham and Salfords.
Terms have been agreed and marketing has commenced on a new scheme in Salfords, Surrey with the first reservation already received for one of 5 affordable one bedroom apartments.
Interest at Barnham is strong, with the first 3 bed house reserved within a week of the commencement of marketing.
December 2016: First reservation in Hambrook and contracts exchanged in Romsey.
The first reservation has been secured on Landspeed's Hambrook scheme (developed by Mildren Homes) with strong interest in the remaining two new 3 bedroom houses.
Contracts have been exchanged for the acquisition of six new homes on the Talisman/Perbury development in Peel Close, Romsey.
September 2016: Sales completed at Ashington.
All six of the sales for the affordable apartments in Ashington were completed - and the homes occupied - during August and September.
Terms have been agreed to acquire some new 3 bedroom houses near Chichester for occupation before the end of 2016.
July 2016: Contracts exchanged on Barnham development.
Landspeed have exchanged contracts with Crayfen Homes to deliver 5 new Intermediate houses on their new development in Barnham, West Sussex. These properties (comprising a pair of 4 bedroom semi detached units, a pair of 3 bedroom semi's and a 3 bed end terraced house) will be available for reservation later this year with completions forecast in the summer of 2017.
Terms have been agreed on a new site near Horsham and two schemes in the Lewes District Council area - all forecasted for delivery before the middle of 2017.
April 2016: Park Gate and Hawkinge completed.
Landspeed's scheme of three houses in Park Gate has now completed with all of these new homes reserved, sold and occupied within four months of the commencement of marketing.
The final resident also completed and moved in to his new studio apartment at Hawkinge, meaning all 16 properties were delivered over a 7 month period.
A planning resolution has also been granted on a new scheme in Surrey with further opportunities agreed in Hampshire and West Sussex.
March 2016: First occupation at Park Gate and contracts exchanged on Landspeed's next new scheme.
The first purchaser of a Landspeed property in Fareham has moved in, with the two remaining units at Park Gate set to complete before the month end.
Contracts have been exchanged for the purchase of Landpeed's next scheme in West Sussex - 6 completed new apartments in the village of Ashington in Horsham District.
January 2016: Determined Sean Kelly, becomes one of UK's youngest homeowners at age of 18.
A teenager from Hawkinge is thought to be one of the UK’s youngest homeowners – at just 18. Sean Kelly, a care assistant, bought his first house just months after he was legally able to do so. Despite only turning 18 in May, the former Pent Valley Technical College pupil has just collected the keys. Full Story
January 2016: New sites for 2016/17 and all units reserved in Fareham.
Landspeed Homes have entered the New Year with a number of new schemes either agreed or under negotiation for acquisition in the first few months of 2016. These include developments in Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Surrey and West Sussex and will deliver over 40 units before the summer of 2017.
All three new homes at Park Gate have now been reserved, less than one month of the commencement of marketing.
December 2015: First occupation at Folkestone and new site in Fareham.
The first purchaser on Landspeed's Ravenlea Road scheme has now moved in to his new home. Three of the remaining five properties will be occupied before the end of January 2016 with the last two forecast to be completed - and ready for the new owners - during February/March.
Landspeed have purchased three new 3 bedroom houses from Mildren Homes on their small, successful development in Park Gate, Fareham. These homes are available for immediate occupation to those connected to the Fareham Council area.
November 2015: All plots reserved in Folkestone.
All 6 houses on Landspeed's Ravenlea Road scheme in Folkestone have now been reserved. There are now no properties available to purchase on any site although a number of new developments are already agreed for delivery in 2016.
October 2015: All units reserved at Hawkinge and first occupation at Yapton.
The final Studio units at Hawkinge have now been reserved, meaning that 8 of the 16 of the Landspeed apartments have been reserved within the last 2 months - a third of the time it took to reserve the first 8.
Landspeed's first purchaser at Yapton has now completed their purchase and moved into their new home.
September 2015: First occupations at Hawkinge.
The first purchasers have now moved in to their new Landspeed apartments at Terlingham Forum in Hawkinge, Kent. All of the 2 bed properties have now been sold.
August 2015: 50% reserved at Hawkinge and final completion achieved at Andover.
8 of the 16 new apartments in Hawkinge are now reserved with strong interest in the balance of the scheme. These properties are likely to be handed over to Landspeed, by Pentland Homes, during September 2015.
The final purchaser has now completed the purchase of their new Landpeed apartment in Andover with all 11 of the one and two bedroom properties sold within 8 months.
July 2015: Last Andover unit reserved and second reservation in Folkestone.
The final unit within Landspeed's successful 11 apartment Andover scheme has been reserved. Interest remains strong and the Company is continuing to look at further schemes within the area to satisfy the need for genuinely affordable new homes.
The second of two new affordable houses on Landspeed's Ravenlea Road scheme in Folkestone has now also been reserved.
June 2015: First Folkestone house reserved.
The first of two new houses on Landspeed's latest scheme has been reserved within days of their availability being announced.
May 2015: New housing scheme available in Folkestone.
Initial marketing has now commenced for the delivery of two new 2 bedroom semi-detached houses on a development currently being constructed by Gold Properties in Ravenlea Road, Folkestone. These high specification new homes will be available from September 2015 and are available at £150,000 (against open market values of £200,000).
April 2015: New 2 and 3 bedroom houses in Yapton launched.
The pair of new semi-detached houses on Landspeed's Yapton scheme in West Sussex are now available for reservation to those connected with the Arun District Council area.
April 2015: Last unit remaining at Andover.
Only one 1 bedroom apartment remains within Landspeed's 11 unit scheme in East Anton.
February 2015: First sale agreed at Hawkinge.
Interest in Landspeed's new apartments in Hawkinge is strong with the first reservation now proceeeding to sale. These units will be available for occupation from August 2015.
January 2015: Hawkinge sales prices confirmed.
Landspeed's new affordable homes in Hawkinge will be available to occupy during the summer of 2015 and are now available to those registered on the Help to Buy South East web-site. Applicants must be unable to buy similar properties on the open market and must be connected to the Shepway Council area. These new homes will be available from £75,000 for a new studio and £106,875 for a new 2 bed apartment.
January 2015: New schemes in 2015
Landspeed Homes will be delivering new affordable homes on a number of new sites during 2015.
Aside from the purchases secured late in 2014 (delivering 18 new homes on two separate developments) terms have also been agreed on further sites in the south east with many other opportunities under discussion.
December 2014: First occupations at Andover.
There are now only 5 new apartments available for purchase in Andover following the completion of the first 3 sales on 19th December, with 3 further reservations looking likely to complete during January 2015.
December 2014: Contracts exchanged on two new developments.
Contracts have exchanged on two new sites where Landspeed's new affordable homes will be available during 2015.
The schemes in Hawkinge near Folkestone (Kent) and Yapton (West Sussex) will both be marketed initially through Help to Buy South East but interested parties - who have have connections with either the Shepway Council or Arun District Council areas - can register now with Landspeed by emailing directly on: email@example.com or clicking on the 'Contact Us' link at the top of this page.