Established in 1912, Grainger plc is the UK's largest listed residential property owner and manager, with c. £3.0bn of residential assets under management across the UK and Germany. Grainger's activities include trading, investing, fund management, asset and property management and development in the residential sector. Grainger has recently been awarded Best Residential Property Company at the Estates Gazette Awards, Asset Manager of the Year in 2012 and 2013 at the RESI Awards, and has been shortlisted at the Ethical Awards and is recognised as a responsible business by the FTSE4Good index. Additionally, Grainger is a leading provider of equity release products through its award-winning subsidiary brand, Bridgewater Equity Release.
With a portfolio consisting of strategic land and residential-led mixed-use projects with a total built-out value in excess of £700m, Grainger's development division is an integral part of the overall Grainger business. The division is currently involved in delivering approximately 8,000 residential homes with over two million sq ft of commercial space including healthcare facilities, schools and nurseries, sports and recreational facilities and other community spaces.