Higgins wins £24m London housing project

Aaron Morby 4 years ago
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Higgins Construction has won the job to build 125 homes for Metropolitan Housing Association in Brent, North London.

The building complex on Ealing Road in Alperton was designed by London-based Francis Architects
The building complex on Ealing Road in Alperton was designed by London-based Francis Architects

The firm secured the job with a £24.3m bid for the residential- led scheme known as “Marvelfairs“ at 255 Ealing Road in the Alperton area of the brough.

A development of varying tenures close to Wembley will be built across a complex of heights stepping up to nine storeys.

The project, which includes community units, will be built to Code for Sustainable Homes Level 4 and BREEAM excellent for the community buildings.

The brick clad building will be fitted with photo voltaic panels to help achieve the energy rating.

Metropolitan, a member of the G15 London housing association group, plans to build around 3,300 new affordable homes in the next five years, investing £730m.

Metropolitan Ealing Road

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