Barratt’s has topped the housebuilders table for 2019 with 17,579 completions over a 12-month period, as Persimmon narrowly misses out
Stone Real Estate has collected the annual results for the UK’s biggest housebuilders to see who was top when it comes to the delivery of homes within the sales market.
Stone Real Estate looked at which of the biggest housebuilders is putting in the best performance when it comes to homes sold and how the league table has shifted year to year.
Biggest housebuilders sales results
Highest average sold price
When it comes to the price secured for their properties, Berkeley achieved the highest sold price at £725,000.
Crest Nicholson ranked second place with an average sold price of £393,000.
Countryside ranked sixth where total sales are concerned, the company did see the largest increase in sales compared to the previous year, up a tremendous 26.7%.
Founder and CEO of Stone Real Estate, Michael Stone, commented: “Despite ongoing market uncertainty and other issues to have impacted the new build sector over the last few years, the nation’s big housebuilders have continued to support the market with the delivery of new homes.
“This has been vital in meeting the demand for housing from first-time buyers in particular and the consistently higher transaction levels and price growth achieved by the new build sector when compared to the traditional market is the proof in the pudding of the great work that has taken place.
“It’s also great to see that regardless of size or reputation there is a great variety of names ranking in the top spots when it comes to the most sales, the most improved performances, and the highest sold prices, which this demonstrates the diversity of the sector and those within it.”