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Shoddy Barratt Homes

RESIDENTS of a new Barratt estate claim the house-builder has gone against planning approval for their homes to save cash. Paula Walter and John Davies (above), backed by other residents of The Haven, claim Barratt Homes promoted 37 top-of-the-range Selsdon properties...
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Barratt Property 19% Drop

The Guardian has reported today that Barratt Homes have dropped the prices of their homes by 19% over the last year.  The outlook for the company does not look good and they have moved to cut costs by closing their final salary pension scheme.    According to the CEO,...
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Conservatives taking donations from builders

Eastleigh MP Chris Huhne, the Liberal Democrat home affairs spokesman, named Persimmon, Barratt Homes and Berkeley Homes as building companies donainting to the conservatives. He said: “It is a matter of public record that the Conservative party has received...
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