What's happening at Bovis Homes

Here's a selection of our latest press releases

Image for Stafford pupils learn about strong community thanks to housebuilder’s £1,000 donation

Children across Staffordshire will learn about the impact of anti-social behaviour after a community-conscious housebuilder donated more than £1,000 towards school books.

Bovis Homes has sponsored 180 educational books, teaching pupils about the dangers of underage drinking, bullying and vandalism, at six schools across the count... more

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Image for Young Milton Keynes housebuilder highlights quality-first approach with major award win

A team-focused site manager at a Milton Keynes housebuilder, which prides itself on quality, is one of the youngest ever to win a prestigious housing award.

Jack Allen, 24, who works at Bovis Homes’ Whitehouse Park location, in Crownhill – where the housebuilder has invested heavily to ensure top quality homes – has been named the Regional Winner in the National House Building Council (NHBC)’s Southern Pride in the Job Awards 201... more

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Image for Cambridge new-build home buyers set for £5,000 bonus

Home buyers are snapping up apartments at a new-build location in Cambridge thanks to a housebuilder’s part-buy scheme – and now purchasers could get a £5,000 bonus for joining the growing community in Trumpington.

Buyers are using Bovis Homes’ Home Reach initiative to part-buy, part-rent apartments at the housebuilder’s Paragon in Great Kneighton location.

Those who reserve selected plots before Christmas using Home Reach at the development – where buyers are particularly on the lookout for one and two-bedroom apartments, can choose to have £5,000 in John Lewis vouchers or have £2,500 taken off the compl... more

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Image for Special festive offers this Black Friday for South West house hunters – worth up to £5k!

House hunters looking to move into a new home in the South West before Christmas could be in for a treat with some fantastic offers available through a local housebuilder.

If buyers reserve selected Bovis Homes between Friday 29th November and Monday 2nd December, they’ll receive £2,000 off their new property. Plus, the housebuilder has three exclusive gift packages that customers can choose from, each worth at least £3,000.

Homebuyers simply need to reserve their home at selected developments this Black Friday weekend to be eligible for the £2,000 saving, and they will receive their selected gift package whe... more

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Image for Dream downsize for Redditch retirees thanks to Smooth Move and Bovis Homes

A retired Redditch couple, who have been married for 55 years, have downsized into a three-bedroom new-build house – after they discovered their dream property at Bovis Homes.

Michael and Isabel Dilley, who have lived in the town for 31 years, love the open-plan kitchen and dining room, separate sitting room, master bedroom with en suite and the wider doors that make it easier to move around at their Bovis Homes property at Millwood Meadows.

Michael, 80, uses one bedroom as a study and his wife, Isabel, 77, another for her arts and crafts, making it ideal for their active live... more

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Image for Escape to the country – homebuyers swapping city life for country living around Paulton

A new-build location in Paulton is seeing an influx of homebuyers switching their city life in Bath and Bristol for more relaxed country living.

While Bovis Homes' High View development in Paulton is just 12 miles south-east of Bristol, house-hunters can benefit from an area with lower property prices, countryside scenery and a community-feel, while still being close to the city.

Faye Cooper, marketing manager in Bovis Homes’ south west region, said: “This development is in the heart of Somerset countryside, yet it’s ideal for accessing Bath and Bristol, so High View is perfect for families, commuters and first-time buyers seeking a modern new home in a beau... more

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Image for Families in Faversham flock to show home from housebuilder’s new property collection

Home buyers in Faversham are flocking to a newly-launched family show home from a national housebuilder’s new property collection.

Bovis Homes has opened its four-bedroom Chestnut to the public at the housebuilder’s Davington Fields location, on Western Link – and the open plan home is already proving popular!&nbs... more

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Image for Bovis Homes partners with LiveWest to build 2,000 new homes in south west

Bovis Homes and the largest housing provider of affordable housing in the south west will deliver 2,000 new homes across the region for shared ownership, affordable rent and for sale on three sites as part of a strategic partnership.

The joint venture between the national housebuilder and LiveWest will see 678 new homes built in Exeter, 398 in Tavistock and the latest scheme to be announced will see 831 new homes built in Taunton.

The homes will be built over the next 15 years, with the first homes set to be completed in Tavistock from August 2021. The investment will create local jobs, apprenticeships and othe... more

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Image for Staffordshire primary school receives festive boost from housebuilder

St Leonard’s, a primary school in the Staffordshire village of Dunston, has received £1,000 from a local housebuilder towards a new library facility, as well as festive selection boxes for the children’s Christmas lunch.

Bovis Homes, whose Sancerre Grange development is in nearby Eccleshall, made the donation to the primary school, which has 58 pupils between the ages of four to nine.

Joanne Morrison, regional managing director in Bovis Homes’ Mercia region, said: “As a local business we feel it is vitally important to support the communities... more

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Image for House buyers in Silverstone race to purchase new-build homes for Christmas

House buyers in Silverstone are racing to purchase new-build homes in the village before Christmas – and four and five-bedroom properties are in pole position.

Couples, young families, downsizers and retirees are among those snapping up properties at Bovis Homes’ Silverstone Leys, on Towcester Road, a new-homes location that is proving particularly popular with motor racing fans.

There are still four and five-bedroom properties available to buy, including houses from Bovis Homes’ brand-new h... more

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Image for Colleagues in Costessey celebrate sale of final new-build home

Colleagues at a national housebuilder in Costessey took part in a special event to celebrate the success of a new-build location – which has just sold its last home!

Bovis Homes staff and contractors came together to mark the completion of Woodland Park on Queen's Hills Country Park, which has proved popular with local house buyers and saw the last three-bedroom house purchased recently.

Guests at Dunston Hall in Norwich, included colleagues from BT, Jarrett Plumbing & Heating, Norfolk Drywall and Acorn Cleaning Servic... more

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Image for Flitwick house buyers snapping up new-build homes–and now there are just a handful left!

House buyers in Flitwick have been snapping up homes at a new-build location – and now there are only a handful left to buy.

All types of buyers – from first-timers to downsizers – have been buying properties at Bovis Homes’ Froghall Fields and there are just three house types remaining to be snapped up.

Purchasers can move into the three-bedroom, five-bedroomo... more

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A housebuilder’s futuristic smart home – with new devices allowing the property owner to control sound and security from outside – is being launched in Kidderminster today.

Click to view a video of Bovis Homes' Connected Home:

Bovis Homes’ Connected Home will open to the public at the housebuilder’s Silver Acres, on Silverwoods Way – the first location in the region to offer the m... more

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Image for Local housebuilder gets behind community and hands festive boost to Heyford Park Christmas Bazaar

Oxfordshire housebuilder Bovis Homes has donated 10,000 marketing leaflets for the fifth year running, along with a luxury Christmas hamper, to boost a popular festive event at Upper Heyford.

On Saturday 7th December, the sixth annual Heyford Park Christmas Bazaar will take place at The Chapel on Brice Road between 10:30am and 3pm. All proceeds raised are going to community groups based at Heyford Park.

Paul Bennison, marketing manager in Bovis Homes’ West Midlands region, said: “This is a wonderful community event, perfect to get into the festive spirit. We are proud to be able to support the Bazaar by designing and printing their leaflets and donating to the raffle. We hope that many Heyford Park residents will come alon... more

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Image for Bovis Homes wins award for supporting hospice Naomi House and Jacksplace

Naomi House & Jacksplace, a charity providing regional hospices for children and young adults in southern England, recognised national housebuilder Bovis Homes with the Chair’s Award for Corporate Support at an awards ceremony this week.

At the charity’s Night of Celebration which took place at Southampton Football Club, supporters of the charity were acknowledged for their contribution and the national housebuilder was amongst the night’s winners.

Bovis Homes raises thousands of pounds for the charity who offer care and support to many families. The housebuilder was also recognised for its assistance in raising awareness of the important work that they do and opening up networks for additional... more

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Image for Wokingham house hunters can view naked truth as Unwrapped Home tells the new-build story

View our video: Homebuyers in Wokingham can now view exposed walls, ceilings and pipework by visiting a housebuilder’s unique brand-new property that explains the full story behind building a house.

Bovis Homes’ three-bedroom Unwrapped Home at Emmbrook Place, off Queens Road, offers a bespoke learning experience as visitors are walked through the different build stages – with joists, wiring and pipes on show in selected rooms.

Guests can see straight up into the roof space from the downstairs kitchen, and read a number of information boards that explains what is going on in each room, with the journey ending at a fully decorated bedroom... more

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Image for Home hunters in Yapton view new collection - as housebuilder launches sales centre

Home hunters in Yapton have begun purchasing new-build properties from a housebuilder’s new phase as a sales centre officially opens this weekend.

Bovis Homes is opening two show homes from its new range at Yapton View, on Burndell Road – where 108 properties will be buil... more

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Image for Bishop’s Itchington stars in a national lifestyle campaign

A show home in the Warwickshire village of Bishop’s Itchington has been acting as the venue for a national housebuilder’s brand-new lifestyle campaign this autumn.

The Bovis Homes’ development, Furrowfields, played host to a camera crew from Jask Creative and a team of seven professional models last week after the housebuilder selected the village as the perfect location for a major photoshoot.

The two-day shoot, in a show home styled by Edward Thomas Interiors, captured images which showcased the versatility of the housebuilder’s new collection of homes, demonstrating how these properties are the perfect fit for mod... more

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Image for Special offers for first-time buyers in Gloucestershire – one weekend only!

First-time buyers are invited to a special event at Bovis Homes’ new location in Hunts Grove, Gloucester this weekend where they could receive a fantastic bonus of £6,000 towards their mortgage on a range of new two-bedroom apartments.

Taking place on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th November from 10am to 5pm at the Bovis Homes' Oaklands sales office, visitors can find out more about the development, the Government-backed Help to Buy - Equity Loan scheme, which is exclusive to new-build homes, and reserve their home to be eligible for the special offer.

First-time buyers can also speak with a mortgage broker free of charge at the event, however appointments for this service must be made in advance by calling th... more

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Image for Oxfordshire site manager hopes to encourage more young people to join the housebuilding industry

Mark Roberts, site manager at a national housebuilder’s new development in Stadhampton, is urging more young people to work in the housebuilding industry after joining himself aged 17.

Becoming part of the Bovis Homes team in early 2019, initially as an assistant site manager, Mark soon progressed to the role of site manager at the Oxfordshire-based development.

A keen road cyclist, Mark began his career as a bricklayer’s labourer at the age of 17 and has now been working in construction for n... more

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