Genesis Homes Supports Small Business Saturday

We have always supported local businesses, employing local subcontractors, as well as using local suppliers wherever possible. Over the past six months, we have started to focus more closely on the sustainable side of the company, looking at ways that our business processes can help to conserve and protect the environment. One of the ways …

Our flagship development celebrated with traditional topping out ceremony

Our flagship development, St. Cuthbert’s, Wigton is nearing completion. To mark this auspicious occasion, Simon Whitwham and Bob Bishopp of Cumberland Building Society joined MD, Nicky Gordon in a topping out ceremony. This event is a builders rite, traditionally held when the last beam (or its equivalent) is placed atop a structure during its construction. In the …

£40,000 Raised for Jigsaw Children’s Hospice

We recently hosted our inaugural, and very successful, Charity Ball at The Halston in aid of Jigsaw Children’s Hospice. The event formed a major part of an 18-month partnership between Genesis Homes and Jigsaw Children’s Hospice. The night incorporated various fundraising activities including a live auction, silent auction and monetary donations. An emotive film produced …

My Worst Secret…

To date, I’ve bought and lived in 3 houses throughout my thirty-something lifetime. Each has been an older, second hand property – a bad admission for a house builder, but not one of them new build. However, buying a second hand property has not necessarily been deliberate. I’ve never been the type to say ‘oh …