Swan Group is highly-focused – actively managing the entire process for clients from design and development through to construction. Each project is informed by extensive market research and strategic planning tools to ensure that our collaborations with local authorities and housing associations deliver projects that are of the highest standard and meet client and community needs.
Swan Group has evolved from the launch of its Private Investment Company in 2013. Early on, the business recognised the opportunity to bring a progressive, flexible and innovative approach to the UK real estate market through specialising in the affordable housing sector.
Swan Group combines local and national market knowledge with more than 90 years property development and acquisition expertise. The team back this with a proven ability to provide the necessary capital to deliver market-leading developments that maximise site potential and meet the needs of local communities.
With one in five UK households likely to be living in rented accommodation and housing providers increasingly financially constrained, Swan Group is ideally positioned to unlock the potential of sites by using our investment and development skills to convert plans into affordable homes.
OVER 90 YEARS OF PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT AND ACQUISITION EXPERTISE
Swan Group has a strategic focus on being socially responsible as well as commercially driven. We believe that the most effective way to achieve this is to harness our people, processes and expertise to contribute to wider social development and drive added value outside of the business.
Swan Group’s success is strengthened by our close working relationships with industry leading professionals and corporations. These institutional partners provide Swan Group with access to specialised resources to underpin our objective of generating revenue and high quality results by leveraging partnership benefits.
Our partners include:
OUR WORK WITH SHELTER
Since Swan Group started, with the specific aim of building more affordable housing and creating homes for social housing, we have been very aware of the challenges faced by many individuals and families in securing a place to live. This is why we are raising funds in aid of Shelter Scotland. We’re proud to be supporting Shelter Scotland and their vital work campaigning for everyone’s right to a safe home.
Phil is a property investor with over 15 years’ industry experience investing in land and property development. He began his professional career in property sales before moving into construction.
Derek, joined the Group early 2017 as Land and Development Director and has been in the housing and development industry for 33 years.
A former banker with 30 years of corporate and business experience, Ian has considerable experience of funding property development and property investment deals and is currently MD of one of the fastest growing Corporate Finance Brokers in the UK.
Gary Flint has a strong background in corporate governance, private equity, venture capital and public listings, gained over the past 17 years working in the finance sector.
Jamie Davidson is a corporate finance adviser. He has over 20 years of experience advising on Real Estate, Corporate and Restructuring transactions. He advises the board on capital structuring and fund raising.
James has worked with Swan Group since 2015 and became a full time employee in October 2016 as part of the Land and Development team.
Gerry joined Swan Group in 2018 as a Key Account Manager.
Leanne has been Head of Administration for the Swan Group team since 2016 and provides support across all divisions of the company.