Green light for Calthwaite development

Eden District Council has approved our 16-house scheme on land to the west of Gillian Well in Calthwaite. Pattinson Gardens, as the development will be known, will consist of 3, 4 and 5-bed homes and 3-bed bungalows. The project features popular house types from Genesis Homes’ core range, with bungalows and houses ensuring a good …

Genesis Homes welcome Scott Edwards to the business

Genesis Homes announces senior appointment of Scott Edwards as Development Manager Scott Edwards has joined the Senior Management Team as Development Manager with Genesis Homes. This newly created role is to support growth, with a focus on delivery and on-time, quality schemes for the Penrith based house builder. Scott joins the team from Cumbrian Homes …

Wear a scarf to work day

Wear your scarf day – Friday 4th December 2020   The Salvation Army is famous for its work with people who have fallen on hard times: it offers help to the elderly, the young, offenders, drug addicts and blind and disabled people; it provides food and shelter for the homeless and operates food distribution centres. And in …

We’re open for pre-booked appointments

We’re still open and available for pre-booked appointments Whilst it may not be quite ‘business as usual’, the latest advice from housing secretary Robert Jenrick confirms that housing developers, estate agents and removal firms can continue to operate during lockdown. Furthermore, visits to show homes and sales and marketing suites can still go ahead, and …

Funding approved for Beckstones, Rheda

Homes England confirm support for Genesis Homes’ new Rheda development Homes England have agreed funding for our new flagship development at Rheda. The development will comprise of 55 high-quality homes, of which 19 will be bungalows. The scheme, to be known as ‘Beckstones’, will feature several of Genesis Homes’ house designs, with two, three, four …

Congratulations Jack!

Congratulations to Jack Wallace, our commercial apprentice, who just passed his Level 3 NVQ in Business and Administration! We had a chat with Jack to find out about his time with Genesis and what are his future work plans, plus (more importantly) how he’s going to celebrate his success at the weekend. How long have …

Rheda start on site

Work commences on parkland scheme at Beckstones, Rheda *** Construction work has recently started on our flagship scheme at Rheda Park, near Whitehaven. Properties will be released for sale in the autumn, with two show homes planned for spring 2021. Beckstones is our sixth development and comprises of 55-homes, a mix of 3, 4 and …

Property market buoyant in Cumbria

We are pleased to confirm that we are experiencing the same upsurge in enquiries, and sales, as reported by Rightmove and in the media. According to last weeks Sunday Times, pre-pandemic the average asking price of a house in the UK was £260,000, today it is £290,000. Likewise, there were 28,420 transactions a week pre-lockdown, …