Taylor Wimpey



Fife housing plans move forward despite council opposition

Plans have been submitted for a housing development between Dalgety Bay and Inverkeithing which was previously rejected by Fife Council.

Published 26 October 2016

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland listens to the voice of youth

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland has launched a Young Persons’ Forum to ensure that its business is continuously engaging with its young employees.

Published 11 October 2016

Eight Taylor Wimpey site managers triumph in national NHBC awards

Housebuilder Taylor Wimpey has cause to celebrate after eight site managers each scooped a prestigious National House Building Council (NHBC) Pride in the Job Quality Award.

Published 5 September 2016

Taylor Wimpey points to continued growth after Brexit vote

Taylor Wimpey has shaken off any impending fears over the impact of Brexit uncertainty as it grew profits by 12.1 per cent in the six months to July 3.

Published 28 July 2016

Upbeat Taylor Wimpey unaffected by EU referendum uncertainty

Housebuilder Taylor Wimpey has dismissed concerns about the impending EU referendum as it reported a higher order book for the first four months of the year.

Published 28 April 2016

Taylor Wimpey posts record profits as demand outstrips supply

Taylor Wimpey has increased pre-tax profits by a record 34.1 per cent following strong demand and good access to mortgages.

Published 1 March 2016

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland picks up Gold IIP award

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland has achieved the prestigious Investors in People Gold Accreditation - edging it into the exclusive position of becoming one of just a handful of Scottish businesses to have secured this award from the most successful framework for business improvement through people in the UK.

Published 12 February 2016

Penicuik housing approval ends four year section 75 saga

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland has been granted permission from Midlothian Council to build 458 new homes in Penicuik, four years after submitting its original planning application.

Published 26 January 2016

Taylor Wimpey unveils record 20 per cent profit margin

Housebuilder Taylor Wimpey has reported that its operating profit margin reached a new high in 2015, topping 20 per cent, with a rise of 7 per cent in sales.

Published 11 January 2016

New investment model launched to deliver 1,000 affordable homes

A new investment vehicle that will provide up to 1,000 affordable homes for rent across Scotland was launched today.

Published 13 October 2015

Profits up by a third at Taylor Wimpey

Taylor Wimpey has enjoyed a 12 per cent rise in turnover and a 33 per cent pre-tax profits jump in the first six months of 2015 after a “strong” spring selling season.

Published 29 July 2015

Home builders raise £12,000 to help young people into new careers

Industry body Homes for Scotland (HFS) has presented a £12,000 cheque to youth charity The Prince’s Trust in Scotland in order to boost the vital work it undertakes to support unemployed young people into work, employment or training.

Published 24 July 2015

Taylor Wimpey appoints its first female assistant site manager

Taylor Wimpey East Scotland has demonstrated its commitment to developing and rewarding high-calibre staff with the promotion of Monika Masowa to the position of assistant site manager.

Published 21 May 2015

£2.9m Midlothian project to meet demand for smaller affordable properties

Midlothian RSL Melville Housing Association is to deliver 28 new high quality affordable homes for the local area, thanks to a £2.8 million deal with house builder Taylor Wimpey.

Published 1 May 2015

‘Excellent year’ for Taylor Wimpey as profits soar

Taylor Wimpey has hailed an “excellent” 2014 as profits rose more than 50 per cent.

Published 3 March 2015