Grainger plc, a FTSE250 business, is the UK’s largest listed residential property owner, manager and developer, and the 2017 UK Property Company of the Year.
Established in Newcastle upon Tyne in 1912, Grainger manages a portfolio of residential property assets worth c. £2.6bn across the UK and prides itself on being a leading, responsible and long-term landlord and developer who takes a holistic approach to creating great places to live.
Grainger is widely recognised for its excellence in the UK residential sector. The company won Property Company of the Year at the 2017 Property Awards, and won Residential Asset Manager of the Year at the RESI Awards in 2012, ‘13, ‘14 and ‘15. Grainger is also a member of the FTSE4Good Index, and it has been recognised by the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) with a Green Star in 2016, ranking third globally in the residential sector.
Grainger's developments have been recognised at various industry awards, including Best development (26 -100 units) for Macaulay Walk at The Sunday Times British Homes Awards, Planning Permission of the Year for Wellesley, Aldershot at the Planning Awards, Best PRS Project for Young Street, Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea at The Housing Design Awards and Best Apartment Scheme Gold award for Macaulay Walk at the WhatHouse? Awards.
Grainger is regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and is accredited through the London Rental Standard. The company is also an active member of the Urban Land Institute, British Property Federation and London First. The Company is also an active Foundation Partner of the property industry’s charity, LandAid.