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Crest Nicholson has built a proud reputation for developing imaginative solutions for designing and building high-quality homes that meet our customers’ and communities’ needs.Read more
Crest Nicholson aims to be the market leader in the design and delivery of sustainable homes and mixed-used communities.
Crest Homes Limited is formed by Bryan Skinner and Geoffrey Fox in Walton on Thames, Surrey.
The business lists on the London Stock Exchange under the name of Crest Homes Ltd and subsequently Crest Securities Limited.
Crest Nicholson is formed following the merger of Crest Homes Ltd with Camper & Nicholson’s, the boat builder.
The first regional office opens in Westerham, Kent.
The business acquires Pearce Group, leading to the formation of the South West & Midlands regional offices.
The 'Nicholson Estates' brand is developed to trade in the quality inner London market.
The business acquires Ingress Park, a 30 hectare derelict site in Greenhithe, now an award winning flagship residential regeneration project.
Crest Nicholson is the first housebuilder in the sector to report on non-financial performance.
The business is named as the only house builder in The Business In the Community’s ‘Top 100 Companies that Count’.
We achieve first position in WWF’s ‘One million sustainable homes’ benchmark (now known as The NextGeneration benchmark).
Crest Nicholson is awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in sustainable development. The business becomes privately owned, no longer listing on the London Stock Exchange.
The company publishes its first climate change review.
Crest Nicholson joins a leading R&D project called AIMC4, designed to pioneer the volume production of low carbon homes for the future.
The Company wins its 8th Building for life Gold Standard – achieving more than any other developer.
A new London division opens to focus on increasing delivery in the Capital. The Group also wins Sustainable Housebuilder of the Year award.
In the company’s 50th year it re-enters the London Stock Exchange.
A new Chiltern division opens in St Albans, helping to deliver much needed new homes in the northern home counties. Crest Nicholson is named as a gold award winner in the NextGeneration benchmark in recognition of the Company’s place as sustainability leaders within the sector.
The first residents move into Monksmoor Park in Daventry. This entirely new village, is underpinned by our Garden Village framework. Click here to find out more.
A partnership is developed with M&G Real Estate to deliver the UK’s first purpose designed suburban private rented sector (PRS) homes at Kilnwood Vale in Faygate.
Peter Truscott is appointed Chief Executive.
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