Barratt Homes is not just a housing developer, we're a company that
builds homes. At every stage of the process; from designing and
planning to the final finishing touches, we keep in mind the emotional
and practical priorities of the people who will be living in our
Our approach is that all of our people, whether they be land buyers,
site managers or marketing staff, deliver their very best at all stages
of the business.
The first Barratt company was established in 1958 in
Newcastle upon Tyne and then grew steadily, establishing the roots that
were to support its future growth.
The company was first listed on the London Stock
Exchange in 1968 and in 1972 a programme of rapid expansion was
launched through a series of acquisitions and the creation of new
During the 1990s the Group grew organically, establishing an
unrivalled track record of consistent growth. In April 2007 Barratt
acquired Wilson Bowden PLC and today has a network of 35 housebuilding
divisions throughout Britain, selling new homes under the Barratt,
David Wilson and Ward Homes brands.
We put all our energies into providing the highest standard of
design, construction and customer service in the business. And the
result has been that we’ve won every major industry award in recent