You’ll be pleased to hear that we’ve won lots of awards for our efforts, with our work recognised by many industry peers and bodies.

From national accolades such as the Property Week Placemaking Award for our joint venture with Urban Splash at Park Hill in Sheffield, to the Scottish Home Affordable Housing Development of the Year Award for Harvesters Way in Edinburgh, and not forgetting the London Evening Standard New Homes Award for the Best Family Home for The Farmington at Polo Fields in Canterbury, you’ll see that our range of homes stand out from the crowd.

CIH Scotland Excellence Awards 2019

Our Roman Fields development in Twechar won the Excellence in Development for Affordable Housing category at the CIH Scotland Excellence Awards.

The development in picturesque East Dunbartonshire features a selection of energy efficient homes. 

The Pineapples 2019

We were presented with two awards for joint-venture developments with Urban Splash at The Pineapples 2019.

The Port Loop development in Birmingham won the Future Place Category, whilst Smith’s Dock in North Shields was crowned winner of the Place in Progress category.

24housing Awards 2019

Our DREEAM project in Padiham, Lancashire, was named Best Green Scheme at the 24Housing Awards.

The innovative energy efficient development comprises of 36 flats and 72 homes.

Homes For Scotland Awards 2019

Group company ZeroC were joint winners with A&J Stephen for Tornagrain in the Medium Private Development category. The development is the Scottish Highlands’ newest town, with a long term vision to create a whole new sustainable community comprising 5000 homes, jobs, as well as amenities and green spaces.

National Housing Awards 2019

Our Croft development in Crawley was highly commended in Best Small Development category.

The development of 24 affordable homes created a sustainable housing option on a previously underutilised piece of land.

Property Week Property Awards 2019

We were presented with the Placemaking Award for our joint venture with Urban Splash at Park Hill in Sheffield. 

Working with Urban Splash, we’ve helped to transform this incredible structure into a cultural hub for Sheffield, a place in which people can live, work and play.

Whathouse Awards 2018

Places for People was presented with the bronze award for the Best Large Housebuilder, recognising our ongoing commitment to housing and placemaking throughout the UK.

Scottish Home Awards 2017

Our Urban Eden development in Edinburgh was crowned the winner of the Large Housing Development of the Year in partnership with EMA Architecture and Design.

Our developments

At Places for People we create homes to meet your needs.

Whether it's a one-bedroom city apartment on a historic site in central Edinburgh, or a large family home in the peaceful Wiltshire countryside, we have a fantastic range of homes to choose from.