We rely on the public-spirited sponsorship of our partner organisations to shape and deliver our programme. These organisations represent the cutting edge of new home development. They support us because they share our vision of good homes for all.

If you are interested in joining the APPG as a partner organisation, please email


Aster Group

Aster Group is a housing association managing over 31,000 homes across the South of England, providing homes for around 93,000 people. Aster provide safety and security through its reliable customer services and supply a wide range of housing options including shared ownership homes. They also work with Community Land Trusts, helping communities build homes that they both want and need. Through the Aster Foundation, the group invests in its communities and their future through a range of initiatives including financial wellbeing services, a digital college and mental wellness and resilience.

Bargate Homes

Bargate Homes was established in 2006, to be a truly differentiated homebuilder in its product and guiding principles. To focus on doing the right thing, in delighting customers; not prioritising margins and shareholder returns. To reject the malaise of mediocrity in new homes design & build standards and appalling levels of customer service. This vision is as true to the business now as it was then, resulting in our enviable reputation. Indeed, VIVID’s acquisition of the business and decision for the business to continue to operate independently is a further endorsement of the appeal of our ethos.


The Deeley Group was established in 1936 by George W. Deeley and has become a highly successful construction and property development company working on a wide range of projects across the Midlands. A unified multi-disciplinary team expertly delivering value to their clients through their skilled employees and valued contractors. As a family business they have been establishing trust over 85 years with their long term sustainable and profitable construction and development partnerships for a broad base of clients.

Dorchester Living

Dorchester Living are passionate about regenerating areas with history and heritage, using their decades of experience to shape places to meet the needs of the community, and to preserve and conserve special areas of interest – that is why they choose to concentrate their expertise on locations in Oxfordshire and Hampshire.


EDAROTH is a subsidiary of Atkins, a trusted partner to local and central government and one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project-management consultancies. EDAROTH brings together design and engineering expertise, the latest off-site manufacturing techniques and construction partnerships to deliver new houses at speed, volume and at a significantly reduced cost compared to traditional new builds. EDAROTH believes that everyone deserves a roof over their head. A home that people can value and take pride in. Scalable, high quality social housing has the potential to achieve this – and much more besides. When local authorities provide more, and better quality, social housing, they will also be generating stronger communities, improving economic security, and boosting aspiration.

Get Living

Get Living PLC is the UK’s leading investor and operator of large-scale residential Build to Rent neighbourhoods. It is driven by a quest to provide residents with high quality homes, tenure security, in safe and vibrant areas of public realm, supported by exemplary service, thereby empowering people to live their best lives. They hold 3,500 operational homes with a pipeline of 5,000 and a 15,000 home target. It is an investment of over £2bn with social value and environmental excellence at its heart. East Village, the ex 2012 athletes’ village at the Olympic Park provides homes for 7,000 people representing the sector exemplar.

Homes for the South West

Homes for the South West is a coalition of 11 of the largest housing associations in South West England. Its members are working together to identify and tackle the barriers to new housing in the South West region and have a combined development pipeline that will see the addition of 22,000 new homes by 2025. Together, Homes for the South West members own more than 245,000 homes and house more than half a million residents across the region.

Land, Planning & Development Federation

The Land, Planning & Development Federation (LPDF), formed in early 2018, is a collection of the UK’s leading land promotion and development businesses. LPDF members specialise in the promotion and development of predominantly strategic land across the UK, delivering from 30 new home sites to larger scale sites of up to 10,000 new homes, alongside community facilities, employment space, and supporting infrastructure. The LPDF’s ambition is to enhance the current debate on housing supply. The LPDF works with a wide range of governmental and industry stakeholders to find ways to improve the planning system, so the future for those searching for new homes is a brighter one. It also wants to dispense with some of the myths and misconceptions around the role of land promoters and developers by highlighting the expertise and track record of their members.

Orbit Group

Orbit was established in 1967 by two people on a park bench contemplating how to tackle homelessness. The passion they felt about the inequality in the access, scale and quality of available housing was channelled into positive action, and Orbit was created. Their purpose today is every bit as important as it was when Orbit was founded. Orbit manages around 45,000 affordable homes in the Midlands, East and South East of England, and builds around 1,500 new affordable homes every year. Today, over 100,000 people live in an Orbit home and their aim is to ensure the homes they provide and the places they create are good quality, affordable and safe. Orbit is proud to be a commercial organisation with a strong social purpose, enabling it to reinvest its profits to improve the quality of their homes, services and our communities, and the provision of more much needed affordable housing.

Places for People

Places for People is a leading placemaker in the UK. It believes that places work when they work for everyone, and these places are designed for the long term, with sustainable value at their core. Delivering social impact by taking a commercial approach is what makes Places for People different. The Group’s award-winning, placemaking, property investment, development and management companies are active throughout the UK and collectively have the capability and expertise to create and manage entire places, considering all the things a place needs to become a sustainable community.

RPS Group

RPS is a leading professional consultancy who define, design and manage residential schemes of all scales. With deep expertise in the UK housing market they help clients to overcome project challenges and expedite the delivery of much needed homes. Founded on over fifty years’ experience advising housebuilders, developers, landowners and local planning authorities, RPS provides advice on all aspects of housing delivery: from initial site planning appraisal and environmental due diligence, to the preparation, submission and negotiation of planning applications and strategic land promotion, through to the design and delivery phases, including project management, architectural and engineering consultancy services.

Sanctuary Group

Sanctuary’s mission is to build affordable homes and sustainable communities where people choose to live. They are a not-for-profit housing association, providing homes and care for more than 250,000 people in England and Scotland. Every penny they make is reinvested in improving homes, building new affordable homes and investing in communities. They believe residents can and should drive up standards through their views. They will engage with residents over every area of service that they experience from them – from safety to the quality of their home, from the way they communicate to acting on complaints.


Sky-House Co are house-builders, place-makers and curators of blended communities. We create places that are naturally sustainable, durable and award-winning by design.