Acland Homes Ltd is a SME house-building company which is owned and directed by Stephen Litherland, Chris Conroy and Jamie Allison .
The directors have been working together and investing in property development schemes since 2010.
Stephen is a chartered town planner and experienced house-builder having worked at a senior level for Bellway Homes PLC and Story Homes Ltd over the last 10 years. In 2019 Stephen resigned from full time employment to grow Acland Homes and a new arm of a planning and land consultancy practice.
Chris is a Chartered Engineer with a Masters Degree in Aerospace Engineering and has worked in the Aerospace & Defence industry since 2005. Also qualified with a Masters in Business Administration, and a Chartered Manager, Chris has been working in the property sector since 2011 and working with Stephen and Jamie to grow Acland homes in a sustainable manner. Chris is completing an MSc in Real Estate development.
Jamie has a BSc in Software Engineering and over 15 years experience in the utilities industry delivering projects on time and in budget whilst under constant pressure from all sides. He uses these skills to help ensure Acland Homes achieves the goals set out and always strives for excellence.
Ivan is currently helping Acland Homes build and maintain a strong working relationship with our lending partners as well as helping steer the company in the right direction on all of its financial matters. Ivan has held senior roles within finance at Story Homes and Avant Homes (North East) and as an experienced house building Finance Director is well placed to help drive the business forward.
Stephen is a Senior Strategic Planning Officer with Durham University with a degree in Mathematics and has over 15 years’ experience in delivering projects, competitor analysis and price setting. Stephen has worked in the property sector since 2006, renovating and restoring multiple properties all within budget.
Acland Homes offer bespoke solutions specific to our customers’ needs. We deliver premium quality properties, but at great value prices.
On most of our developments our customers are able to influence the final specification of their properties by securing homes off plan with only a £1,000 deposit (subject to terms).
By combining our experience with market intelligence Acland Homes has a track record of identifying development opportunities in the places that people want to live.
Acland Homes ethos is to focus on our customers, our suppliers and our workforce to ensure that they are all treated fairly as we look to grow the company into a leading SME house builder.
For our customers this means we ensure they are kept happy throughout their house buying journey, from helping select the right property, through its development and completion, through to the final moving in and through any aftercare requirements.
For our suppliers and workforce this means paying fair prices for services we receive and paying for these services on time.