Barratt Developments

Sir Lawrie Barratt established Barratt Developments PLC in 1958. Originally, Sir Barratt intended to build and sell housing units to first-time private homebuyers. From mid to late 80s, the company diversified its customer base to all types of homebuyers. One of the major achievements of the company is to lead the urban regeneration campaign in the UK. Presently, the company develops and markets houses and commercial buildings for businesses in the United Kingdom. Primary operations of the company include acquiring and developing the land and designing and constructing residential properties. Barratt Developments PLC operates under three brands, which are Barratt London, David Wilson Homes, and Barratt Homes. Wilson Bowden Developments is another brand through which Barratt Developments develops and sells commercial properties. Since 1958, the company operates from Coalville, the United Kingdom as its headquarters. Due to steady growth in the first decade of business, Barratt Development floated its shares on the London Stock Exchange in 1968 under the ticker BDEV. The company constitutes the FTSE 100 composite.

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