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A Message from Stuart Pratt on behalf of the Directors

20/03/2020

These are extraordinary times when many families and business grapple with the speed and scale of the impact of the […]

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Godwin Group COVID-19 Communication Update

17/03/2020

We’ve taken steps to protect our colleagues, their families and our business partners, but remain open for business through remote […]

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Planning Fees Reform

Planning Reform: The doubling of planning fees will promote world-class teams

17/03/2020

Stephen Pratt, Group Land Director at Godwin Developments, commented on the need for planning reform: “One of the most interesting […]

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Pineham Retail Centre

Northampton retail centre nears opening as units handed over

16/03/2020

Construction work on a new neighbourhood retail centre in Pineham, Northampton, led by national multi-sector property developer Godwin Developments, was […]

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Housing

A balanced long-term strategy is required to solve the UK housing crisis quickly

11/03/2020

Following today’s budget announcement, Stephen Pratt, Group Land Director at Godwin Developments, said:  “We welcome the Chancellor’s ambitious plans to […]

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Godwin’s London Expansion Continues With Newest Recruit

02/03/2020

Godwin Developments, a multi-sector development company with sites across the country, has expanded its London-based team with the appointment of a […]

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Brexit, a Positive News Story for UK PLC

28/02/2020

It is fair to say that Brexit dominated headlines in the final few years of the 2010s. After the UK […]

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Work Completes On New Birmingham Lidl Store

26/02/2020

Construction work on a new Lidl store in Kings Heath, Birmingham, led by the multi-sector property developer, Godwin Developments, was […]

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Planning Resubmitted For Rutland Roadside Retail Units

18/02/2020

PLANS to create four new retail units on the former Ram Jam Inn site in Greetham, Rutland have been resubmitted […]

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Green Light for HS2

11/02/2020

Group Development Director, Stuart Pratt gives his view on HS2 and why this is a step forward for the UK. […]

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Godwin Acquires Former Pizza Hut Site In Longton

11/02/2020

Godwin Developments, a multi-sector development company with sites across the country, has purchased a former Pizza Hut site on Baths […]

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Godwin Welcome Helen Luc to the Capital Team

05/02/2020

Godwin Capital is pleased to announce their new appointment Helen Luc, Financial Controller – Capital. Helen is a Chartered Accountant […]

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MIPIM 2020 – Meet the Team

27/01/2020

We’re pleased to announce our delegates who will be attending MIPIM 2020 from Monday 9th – Friday 13th March. If […]

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Godwin secure Euro Garages as tenant for roadside site in Rushden

09/01/2020

Following the Outline Planning approval in July 2019, Godwin Developments has secured the British based retailer Euro Garages Limited as […]

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Godwin Welcome Louis Colbourne to the Capital Team

18/12/2019

We are delighted to welcome Louis to Godwin Capital. Louis joins the company as Marketing Executive and will be based […]

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Godwin to Bring Much Needed Homes to Doncaster

10/12/2019

Godwin Developments, the property arm of Godwin Group, has submitted planning for a development of 60 new BTR (build to rent) family […]

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General Election 2019: Housing and Construction as much a priority as Brexit

10/12/2019

Godwin Capital’s Andrew Mitchell examines the importance of housebuilding in the upcoming general election… Brexit, Brexit, Brexit With less than […]

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Investment Growth - Money Building

SME property developers are on life support – Alternative Finance will speed ...

06/11/2019

The current state of play The National Housing Federation (NHF) recently revealed that an estimated 8.4 million people are living […]

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Progress on Warstock Road's Newest Lidl

Progress on Warstock Road’s Newest Lidl

16/10/2019

Progress is being made on our latest development in Birmingham. The new Lidl food store which is located on Warstock […]

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Godwin Welcome Megan Stacey to the Finance Team

14/10/2019

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Megan Stacey joining Godwin as Accounts Assistant. Megan has more than two […]

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Ketan Patel and John Maxey on site - Wisbech

Godwin Developments Continues its National Growth with Commercial Investment in ...

12/09/2019

GODWIN DEVELOPMENTS, a leading national property developer, has secured another large roadside site on Cromwell Road, Wisbech.  The site of […]

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Is Build-to-Rent the Answer to Address Birmingham’s Housing Shortage?

10/09/2019

It should come as no surprise that England is experiencing a housing shortage epidemic. Stories of young professionals unable to […]

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Jon Collins Joins Godwin’s Advisory Board

01/08/2019

Former Nottingham City Council leader Jon Collins has been appointed by Godwin Group as a public sector advisor on its advisory […]

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Collaboration Agreement Signed with Harworth Group to Deliver BTR Housing

23/07/2019

We are delighted to announce that our new build-to-rent brand, Core Living, has entered into a collaboration agreement with Harworth Group plc (“Harworth”), one […]

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Planning Approved for a New Derby Student Accommodation

19/07/2019

We’re delighted to announce plans for Godwin to develop an eight-storey state-of-the-art student accommodation scheme in Derby which was approved […]

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Outline Planning Approved For Northamptonshire Petrol Station and Retail Unit

04/07/2019

PLANS to create a new petrol filling station with complimentary drive-thru retail unit in Rushden, Northamptonshire, have been approved at […]

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Godwin Capital has launched Godwin Capital No. 8 Limited following the success o...

05/02/2020

Godwin Capital has launched Godwin Capital No. 8 Limited (GC8) following the success of its predecessor Godwin Capital No. 7 […]

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Godwin Capital introduce a new Shariah compliant investment opportunity to the E...

02/10/2019

Godwin Capital are excited to introduce a new Shariah compliant investment opportunity to the European market.  The Godwin Capital Wakala […]

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Watch House Lane, Doncaster

Godwin Capital continues national growth with investment in Doncaster

23/07/2019

GODWIN CAPITAL are pleased to announce the purchase of a site in Watch House Lane, Bentley, Doncaster. The land has […]

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Godwin Group participate in cage free tiger shark swim to raise money for RSVP

19/07/2019

Gurdeep Gill, Associate Director at Godwin Group, recently took the plunge to swim cage free with a collection of 10-feet […]

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Work Starts on new Birmingham Lidl Food Store

25/06/2019

BUILDING work is underway on a new Lidl store in Kings Heath, Birmingham, delivered by Godwin Developments, the development arm of […]

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Robert Saxton Joins the Finance Team

15/05/2019

We are delighted to welcome Robert Saxton to the team. Robert joins the Nottingham office and brings with him a […]

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Godwin Welcome Development Assistant

07/05/2019

We are delighted to welcome Nikesh Solanki to the development team. He joins the Birmingham team as Development Assistant. Nikesh began […]

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Godwin Opens London Office In Line With UK Expansion

24/04/2019

We are thrilled to announce the official launch of our London office. The new London outpost, based in the heart […]

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MIPIM 2019: Overview

22/03/2019

On Monday 11th March 2019, 6 of the Godwin Development team flew out to sunny Cannes for the Annual MIPIM […]

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Stuart Pratt and Mark Webster on site at Ashby Road

Five Acre Site in Leicestershire Acquired

21/03/2019

Midland based Godwin Developments has acquired a strategically placed site in the town of Shepshed in Leicestershire. The five acre […]

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New Fixed Interest Bonds Introduced to Investors through Godwin Finance

20/03/2019

Godwin Capital, the fundraising arm of leading property developer, Godwin Developments, has unveiled the launch of Godwin Finance Ltd, a […]

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Delegates at MIPIM panel

Why Build-to-Rent offers a flexible and sensible solution to the UK’s Housing ...

18/03/2019

Land Director, James Mulcare joined property professionals in the Midlands UK pavilion at MIPIM to discuss important housing issues including […]

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Godwin Capital recruits debt funding expert

05/03/2019

Godwin Capital are pleased to report that we have recruited Senior Debt Funding Consultant, Stan Lersch. Stan has over 20 […]

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BTR Forum – The Diversification of Build-to-Rent

04/03/2019

12 months on from the last BTR London Forum, confidence and money invested into the sector continues to grow, albeit […]

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Godwin Appoint Richard Hall to Property Board

01/03/2019

We are delighted to announce appointment of Richard Hall. Richard joins Godwin as a planning advisor to the property board. Richard […]

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Codebreaker - Bletchley

Godwin Completes on Prime PRS site near Milton Keynes

28/02/2019

Godwin Developments are pleased to announce it has completed on the purchase of a key residential site with full planning […]

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Godwin acquires prominent 2 acre site in Bletchley

21/02/2019

Godwin Developments has announced it has exchanged contracts on a site in Bletchley, Milton Keynes, where it will construct 184 […]

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Godwin Welcomes Finance Assistant

20/02/2019

Tia has over 3 years’ experience within the finance industry including duties such as administration in Debt Recovery, Insurance Claims and Credit Checking.

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Success of recent fundraising prompts Godwin Capital to release latest investmen...

18/02/2019

Godwin Capital has launched its latest investment product, having already raised £10 million for developments in the pipeline. Capital No. […]

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Godwin Agrees Deal with Derby City Council as The Landmark Development is Given ...

18/02/2019

The Landmark, the 201 apartments scheme to be constructed by Godwin Developments, has finally cleared the last remaining hurdle with […]

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Residential Event 2019

BPF National Residential Investment Conference 2019

06/02/2019

With Brexit dominating discussions and a politically uncertain next few months ahead, the overriding view at the conference was that […]

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Burger King opening puts focus on further Quick Service Restaurant opportunities...

01/02/2019

A new Burger King which has opened at Godwin Developments’ Brampton Hut Services on the A14 near Huntingdon has already […]

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Landmark

The Landmark: Next Steps

31/01/2019

Stephen Pratt talks next steps for our new PRS development, The Landmark, in Derby.

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Skyline of Derby with proposed CGI of The Landmark

Godwin achieves planning permission for ‘The Landmark’

11/01/2019

Godwin are delighted to announce that ‘The Landmark’, the proposed 202 apartments scheme in Phoenix Street, Derby, has had the […]

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