Genesis Homes names Jigsaw Children’s Hospice as Charity of the Year for 2019

Jigsaw Children’s Hospice can count on the support of another local business as Genesis Homes pledges its support to the charity for 2019. This will include an 18-month programme of fundraising events, as well as the housebuilder providing professional assistance for the Hospice’s building projects. Visiting an open day at the Hospice, Genesis Homes’ Managing …

Armathwaite development commencing in 2019

Following approval at Planning Committee in September 2018, we have now received planning permission to construct a 18-home neighbourhood on Station Road, Armathwaite. The development will comprise a mix of homes and bungalows that benefit from beautiful scenic views of the Eden Valley and the Pennines beyond. We’re due to commence construction in February, with …

New Head of Construction Appointed

A huge congratulations to Mark Cash, who has been promoted from Senior Site Manager at St Bridget’s, Brigham to Head of Construction at Genesis Homes. In this newly appointed role, Mark will play an integral part in overseeing our current and future developments and help drive the company’s success further in 2019 and beyond. From …

Burgh-by-Sands Planning Approval

Genesis Homes is pleased to announce that Carlisle City Council’s Planning Committee has approved detailed planning permission for 24 new homes on a site adjacent to King Edward’s Fauld, Burgh by Sands. The new scheme includes an S106 agreement with a significant financial contribution to the local secondary school, as well as a substantial amount …

Success at Meet the Buyer event

It’s an exciting time for Genesis Homes as we look for new contractors and suppliers to help us in our sustainable growth. With this in mind we hosted a Meet the Buyer Event last week at our Head Office in Penrith, where we presented our plans for the future as well as the high standards …

New Apprenticeship Programme now in place

Following the successful recruitment of construction apprentice Josh Kirkwood back in August, we’re continuing our support of young people and now have an Apprenticeship Programme in place. Two new apprentices, Jack Wallace and James Seward, will join the Genesis Homes team in November from Carlisle College. They’ll experience several different departments within the business and …

Genesis Homes partners with Homes England

We’re very pleased to have secured a £4 million funding loan with Homes England to support the delivery of 37 new homes at our St Bridget’s development in Brigham, Cockermouth. Homes England will provide the finance through its £4.5 billion Home Building Fund – a scheme introduced to support small and medium sized (SME) housebuilders …