What's happening at Bovis Homes

Here's a selection of our latest press releases

Image for South West’s finest flock to buy new-builds thanks to a local housebuilder’s support

Homebuyers working in key public sector jobs have been snapping up new-build properties in the South West, thanks to a special purchase package.

The Bovis Homes’ Key Workers scheme assists those who work in the NHS, police force, education, fire service, Ministry of Defence, environmental health service, Highways England Traffic Officer service, prison service, probation service or local authorities to get on the housing ladder.

The scheme is available on the housebuilder’s popular locations across the region, from Sherborne in Dorset to Sherford in Plymouth and Bu... more

Image for New-build home hunters in Sussex only need five per cent deposit if they reserve soon

House hunters in West and East Sussex wanting to enjoy the delights of the counties – boasting countryside, coastlines, castles and medieval villages - have a range of new-build options through a national housebuilder.

Purchasers with Bovis Homes have a choice of locations, including Horam, Hailsham, Hurstpierpoint, Worthing, Crawley and other developments that are coming soon – such as, in Ringmer and Bexhill-on-Se... more

Image for Cam home hunters flock to see housebuilder’s new collection

Home hunters in Cam who enjoy a thriving village lifestyle and stunning surroundings are flocking to a new-build location where there are properties from a housebuilder’s brand-new collection.

Families, couples and individual buyers are visiting Bovis Homes’ Millfields location on Box Road, located at the foot of the Cotswold hills, which includes a range of new designs and housestyle... more

Image for Veteran builder delivering quality homes at Botley calls on young people to join industry

An assistant site manager at a Botley homes location, with more than 33 years’ building experience, is calling for more young people to join the industry.

Mark Schillemore, who works at Bovis Homes’ Boorley Park location in Botley, left school at 16 to become a ground worker and has spent the majority of his career in Hampshire.

The former forklift driver said he was proud of the quality of homes at Boorley Park, which has just launched two show homes from Bovis Homes’... more

Image for Trainee Gemma, 23, proud of her military links as housebuilder wins industry-first Gold Award

A 23-year-old trainee assistant site manager at a national housebuilder in North Whiteley says she is proud that her employer has gained a top award for supporting military personnel.

Gemma Owen, whose dad served in the 42 Engineer Regiment and whose grandad was an RAF warrant officer for 26 years, works at Bovis Homes’ Whiteley Meadows location, off Botley Road.

Bovis Homes has just achieved the Ministry of Defence (MOD)'s Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Award – the first dedicated housebuilder to receive the accolade - for a raft of initiatives, including providing employment opportunities and helping those connected to the military onto the... more

Image for New development in Filton reaches major milestone

Bovis Homes' popular development at Charlton Hayes in Filton has just seen the addition of a much-anticipated footbridge.

Weighing approximately 25 tonnes, the footbridge was lifted into position using a 450 tonne Liebherr mobile crane, with the Highways Department overseeing the lifting operation.

The £200,000 footbridge project was included in part of the development’s initial plans when permission was granted for hundreds of new homes on the northern side of H... more

Image for Help for Heroes fundraising event in the Malvern Hills receives support from national housebuilder

Six colleagues from a national housebuilder will take part in the Malvern Hills Challenge on Saturday, 14th September, raising money for Help for Heroes.

The Challenge is a charity walk along the stunning Malvern Hills in Worcestershire, which Bovis Homes is sponsoring and entering. Participants can choose from a short route (9km) or a long route (18km), with both concluding in Priory Park, Great Malvern.

Bovis Homes employees entering the event include Lois Davies, Jamie Abbott, Sam Martin, Steve Andrews and Joy Young from the Western region alongside Ghulam Hussain from the housebuilder’s West ... more

Image for British Legion backed by award-winning housebuilder

A Cheshire housebuilder, who has just received a special award from the Ministry of Defence for its support of the Armed Forces, has handed over a donation to The Royal British Legion to help commemorate the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of World War II.

Elaine Cartwright, Bovis Homes regional sales and marketing director, said: “As long-time supporters of the Armed Forces, it was important for us to support this great organisation and show our respects to all those who made sacrifices for our country 80 years ago and those that continue to do so today.

“Bovis Homes has just become the first housebuilder to be awarded with the Government’s Defence Employer Recognition Gold Award - the highest award from the Ministry of Defence for supporting armed forces personnel. So, it is especially fitting for us to support The Royal... more

Image for New-build home hunters in Kent have a range of property options through housebuilder

House hunters in Kent wanting to enjoy the delights of the county - boasting coastlines, castles and seaside towns - have a range of new-build options through a national housebuilder.

Purchasers with Bovis Homes have the choice of two locations; Orchard Fields in Barming and Catkin Gardens in Headcorn, plus three locations that are launching soon - Gravesend; Staplehurst; and Faversham.

Families, couples and individuals are spoilt for choice with a mixture of three, four and five-bedroom homes to choose from. Properties from Bovis Homes’ new collection - with high ceilings, wider door frames and big windows - w... more

Image for Family fun in the sun at Bishop’s Itchington new-build location

More than 40 visitors headed for a new-build location to enjoy a national housebuilder’s special summer garden party in Bishop’s Itchington.

Families enjoyed face painting, a circus skills workshop - including plate spinning - garden games and a special barbecue at Bovis Homes’ Furrowfields location, on Knightcote Road.

Home owners and prospective buyers viewed show homes, met other residents and talked to the Bovis Homes team at the ... more

Image for Locals come together in Hurstpierpoint at a 'meet the neighbours' event

Residents and soon-to-be residents at Bovis Homes’ Bramble Park location in the village of Hurstpierpoint got into the community spirit at a special ‘meet the neighbours’ event.

The event on Sunday, August 4th was hosted by the housebuilder and saw around 100 people come together for nibbles, drinks and the chance to get to know each other, while children were treated to a fun-filled afternoon of entertainment.

Marcus Townsend, Bovis Homes sales advisor at Bramble Park, said: “It’s great to see new residents coming together and building a community here at ... more