Mansell signs £20m West Bromwich housing deal

Published:  08 November, 2011

WEST BROMWICH: Mansell is starting the first phase on the £20m Eastern Gateway housing development in West Bromwich in January next year.

The deal involves building work on 69 homes for West Bromwich-based Accord Housing Association.

In a bid to cut energy bills, all homes on the site will be built to Code Level Four of the Code for Sustainable Homes.

Alan Yates, group director of Regeneration for the Accord Group, said: 'This is a significant element of the regeneration of West Bromwich town centre and will create high quality, affordable housing for local people and we are very proud to be a part of it."

Sign Up

For the Builders' Merchants News enewsletter.

In the spotlight


Builders Merchants Vacancies – UK Wide

At Arco, we are an industry specific recruitment consultancy, providing sales and managerial staff Nationwide to Merchants, Distributors and Manufacturers of Building Materials within the Construction Sales Sector. Priding ourselves on our unparalleled customer service and hard work, we offer a fresh, innovative and personal approach to recruitment specifically designed to meet our clients’ needs and candidates’ skills.

Guest Blog by Simon Damp

Is DIY a lost art?

As time goes by, the art of do-it-yourself when it comes to activities around the home and garden is fast becoming more and more of a lost art.