Hallam Land had a very successful year in 2011 in terms of its trading activity and also in securing new planning commitments. The trading performance for the year has improved on the last two years with external turnover of 30.1 million pounds and a profit before tax of 11.1 million pounds.
During a busy 2011 Hallam Land has concluded land sales at Rugby, Oxford and Countersthorpe. These transactions have continued a year of successful trading in what has been a challenging market.
Following an appeal to the Scottish Government last year which secured a 32 unit consent at Kirkintilloch Road, Bishopbriggs, an application followed in February of this year for an enhanced scheme of 50 units (including 14 affordable properties).
Hallam Land Management, the strategic land arm of the Henry Boot Group, has joined forces with Wm Morrison Supermarket PLC (Morrisons) and Barratt to invest in a major mixed use regeneration scheme in Bridgwater.
Planning applications were submitted in 2010 on the following sites:
Hallam Land Management Limited has completed the sale of optioned land with planning permission for 700 dwellings at Buckingham to Barratt Developments PLC and Bovis Homes Group PLC for an undisclosed sum.
Ruth McKeown has been appointed a Director of Hallam Land Management Limited with effect from 1st January 2011. Ruth joined the company in 1998 as a Senior Planner/Land Buyer having previously been with Stratford on Avon District Council.
Hallam Land Management Limited, the strategic land subsidiary of Henry Boot plc, have submitted a planning application to Clackmannanshire Council for 74 new homes with associated roads, footpaths and landscaping on its wholly owned site at Lower Mill Street, Tillicoultry.
Bob Brown, Managing Director of the company, retired in December 2009 after thirty four years with the Henry Boot Group and twenty years as Managing Director of HLM.
Hallam Land Management, the strategic land arm of the Henry Boot Group, and Bloor Homes have submitted an outline planning application on land to the west of Shottery, Stratford-upon-Avon for up to 800 new homes with the provision of a new local centre, primary school and associated infrastructure including the construction of the Stratford Western Relief Road linking A422/A46 Wildmoor roundabout to the Evesham Road.