Higgins Construction has won the job to build 125 homes for Metropolitan Housing Association in Brent, North London.

Metropolitan Ealing Road
The building complex on Ealing Road in Alperton was designed by London-based Francis Architects

The firm secured the job with a £24.3m bid for the residential- led scheme known as “Marvelfairs“ at 255 Ealing Road in the Alperton area of the brough.

A development of varying tenures close to Wembley will be built across a complex of heights stepping up to nine storeys.

The project, which includes community units, will be built to Code for Sustainable Homes Level 4 and BREEAM excellent for the community buildings.

The brick clad building will be fitted with photo voltaic panels to help achieve the energy rating.

Metropolitan, a member of the G15 London housing association group, plans to build around 3,300 new affordable homes in the next five years, investing £730m.

Metropolitan Ealing Road

Via Construction Enquirer. View original article here.