Berkeley Group Tops Sustainability Benchmark for Fourth Year

26th November 2010

The Berkeley Group has been ranked as the top homebuilder in the 2010 NextGeneration benchmarking initiative. Introduced in 2006 the benchmark ranks the UK's 25 largest homebuilders according to their sustainability performance.

The same three companies that were leaders in last year's benchmark the Berkeley Group, Crest Nicholson and Miller Homes have continued their high performance in this year's benchmark achieving 85% (1st place), 78% (2nd place) and 69% (3rd place), respectively.

The Berkeley Group Wins Sustainable Housebuilder of the Year Accolade at Housebuilder Awards 2010

5th November 2010

Now in its sixth year, The Housebuilder Awards, supported by the Home Builders Federation (HBF), aims to recognise the best of innovation and excellence in the housebuilding industry. In winning the Sustainable Housebuilder of the Year award, The Berkeley Group demonstrated its sustainability credentials across the whole of its business from energy and water conservation to waste reduction and encouraging biodiversity.

The Berkeley Group has received five 2010 Building for Life standards

11th October 2010

The Berkeley Group, the UK's leading urban regenerator, has received five 2010 Building for Life standards.  The Building for Life scheme recognises commitment to high standards of building design and sustainable development nationwide.  Standards are awarded by the Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (CABE) in partnership with the Home Building Federation (HBF).

Stanmore Place

St Edward

Gold

Queen Mary's Place

St James

Silver

Grosvenor Waterside

St James

Silver

Parkwest

St George

Silver

Beaufort Park

St George

Silver

Building Awards, Housebuilder of the Year - Winner

28th June 2010

The Building Awards, organised by Building Magazine are now in their 16th year and look to recognise the industry's top performers, encouraging sustained performance and further development throughout the sector. The Housebuilder of the Year Award is one of the premier prizes in the property industry; judges focus on several key aspects of the company including innovative approaches to design, sustainability practices in its business operation and projects, community involvement and new initiatives to increase sales. All aspects of the housebuilder's performance and previous achievements are assessed, from the number of sites built on Brownfield land to overall customer care and satisfaction.

Property Week Property Awards, Residential Developer of the Year

28th June 2009

Winner - Residential Developer of the Year - Berkeley Group Plc

Voted for by an academy of 350 plus Industry leaders the judging criteria for the 'Residential Developer of the Year' category focused heavily on those companies who have managed to maintain a healthy business and continued to develop outstanding residential properties in the current, challenging economic climate.

NextGeneration Benchmark

28th June 2009

The NextGeneration benchmark, supported and directed by the Housing Corporation, WWF, Insight Investment and the Bank of Scotland analyses the top 25 housebuilders in relation to their sustainability operations.  The Berkeley Group achieved 86.7% success, placing them at the top of the league table, for the third successive year.