Crook, County Durham

Client: Derwentside Housing Association

Procurement Method: Off the shelf purchase of 28 houses and undeveloped site with planning consent for a further 24 houses

Funding Method: Private finance

Completion: December 2012

Description of Project: Purchase of 28 family homes and undeveloped site in receivership on behalf of client for use as market rent properties

Site Constraints: The site was in receivership at the time of purchase and many of the completed units were occupied by tenants whose tenancy rights needed to be protected via the contract. Due to the length of time the properties had been in receivership, a backlog of repairs were outstanding which needed to be agreed and completed

Specific Role:  Project Manager

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