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Michael Portillo stops off at United Living site on BBC’s Great British Railway Journeys

Journalist and presenter Michael Portillo recently visited our Becontree development on the BBC’s Great British Railway Journeys, which sees him travel the length and breadth of the country by train. The programme examined affordable housing and the history of the Becontree Estate, which started construction 100 years ago and became the first and largest council […]

United Living Group lands place on major development framework

Leading UK placemaker, United Living Group has been awarded a place on a development framework for the Anchor Hanover Group, England’s largest not-for-profit provider of housing and care to older people. Along with ten other contractors, United Living Group will play a part in constructing 3200 new homes for older people. The four year framework […]

United Living Group begins journey to become a Building a Safer Future Charter Champion

We are demonstrating our commitment to building safety by being one of the very first companies to begin the journey to become a Charter Champion company and utilise the robust benchmarking and verification process. The Building a Safer Future (BSF) Charter has been created to promote an urgent and positive culture and behaviour change in […]

United Living Group secures framework contracts with gas distribution giant Cadent

Our subsidiary Fastflow Group and Property Services are together helping United Living Group strengthen its track record as a UK leader for the energy distribution network by successfully securing two key framework contracts with gas giant Cadent. The framework contracts are for ‘Gas Works in Multiple Occupancy Buildings’ (London & the North West) and ‘Working […]

Conor Bray appointed as new Group Chief Operating Officer

United Living Group is delighted to announce that Conor Bray has been appointed as Group Chief Operating Officer. Conor has extensive operational experience in various sectors and is currently Managing Director, Property Services at United Living Group. He will take up the new role from 1 May 2021. His promotion follows a series of key […]

Creating innovative solutions to reduce our environmental footprint

At United Living Group, we embed innovative solutions that bring measurable, sustainable improvements across our whole offering. Committed to revolutionising the built environment, we support a proactive response to reducing our sustainable footprint. An excellent example can be seen at one of our key sites in Chertsey, as part of a multi-million-pound development building 147 […]

Former hospital converted into temporary accommodation for local homeless people

Following a major revamp by United Living Group, Grays Court hospital in Dagenham, has been turned into emergency accommodation for local homeless people. Developed on behalf of Barking and Dagenham Council’s regeneration company, Be First. The £3.9 million restoration of Grays Court, has breathed new life into the old hospital building, and now provides 58 […]

Creating a sustainable workforce for the future

It’s been a busy and rewarding few weeks at United Living Group, showcasing & reflecting on some of the fantastic work being done by our apprentices and graduates across the business as part of National Apprenticeship & Careers Week 2021. United Living Group is serious about nurturing talent. We believe that our people are vital […]

Laptops donated to primary school to help address digital inequality and inclusion

United Living recently donated 10 laptops to Liberty Primary School in Mitcham, to assist children with flexible and home learning during and post lockdown. The #coronavirus pandemic has had a dramatic impact on the way children and young people can access education. It has highlighted that not every family has the technology or resources to […]

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