Housing group lands £100m warchest

Longhurst's Allen Road scheme in Rushden
One of the biggest independent providers of social housing in the UK has secured a £100m credit facility with Barclays.Longhurst Group has 23,000 homes operating across 50 local authorities areas from the North East Midlands to Birmingham, Northamptonshire and Cambridgeshire. The Group will use the cash to fund its development programme and in particular, 800 units under the Homes England partnership across the East Midlands.Rob Griffiths, chief finance officer, Longhurst Group, said: “We’re delighted to have increased an... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...