Bovis Homes Group


Bovis Homes Group

Infobox Company
company_name = Bovis Homes Group plc
company_
company_type = Public (lse|BVS)
foundation = 1965
location = New Ash Green, UK
key_people = Malcolm Harris, Chairman
David Ritchie, CEO
industry = Housebuilding
products =
revenue = £555.7 million (2007)
operating_income = £124.4 million (2007)
net_income = £86.9 million (2007)
num_employees = circa 1,000
parent =
subsid =
homepage = [http://www.bovishomesgroup.plc.uk www.bovishomesgroup.plc.uk]
footnotes =

Bovis Homes Group plc (lse|BVS) is a second tier national British housebuilding company based in New Ash Green, Kent. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.

History

The Company was founded in 1965 as a subsidiary of Bovis Construction, a construction management company, which was itself was bought by P&O in 1974. [http://www.bovishomes.co.uk/PLC/index.cfm?page_ID=39 Bovis Homes History] ] The Company bought Britannia Homes in 1996 and was demerged from P&O in 1997.

Operations

Bovis Homes builds a wide range of properties from one bedroom properties up to six bedroom executive houses. It has a specialist retirement living division and also undertakes design and build work for housing associations.

ponsorship

Bovis sponsored Oldham Athletic Football Club during the 1990s; around the time that Oldham were Football League Cup runners-up and Football League Second Division champions.

References

External links

* [http://www.bovishomesgroup.plc.uk Official site]
* [http://uk.finance.yahoo.com/q/pr?s=BVS.L Yahoo profile]
* [http://www.dooyoo.co.uk/real-estate-services/bovis-homes/reviews/ Reviews on "DooYoo"]


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