Corporate news

Supporting our next generation of talent

This February half term we welcomed back 12 young people from Luton and the surrounding area as part of the EY Foundation Our Future programme.

Enabling works start on major West London regeneration, The Verdean

Catalyst and Mount Anvil have commenced enabling works on their joint venture regeneration scheme, The Verdean in Acton, marking a new chapter for the Friary Park estate. The start on site follows Ealing Council granting planning permission in November 2019 and a successful agreement of the Section 106 late last year. These are a result  Read more »

Catalyst starts work on 24 new affordable homes in Harpenden

Catalyst has started work on site to bring 24 much-needed affordable homes to Harpenden in Hertfordshire.

Catalyst transforms former Bedfordshire RAF base into development of affordable new homes

Catalyst has this month marked the completion of 178 new homes on the site of former RAF Stanbridge in Leighton Buzzard. Housing association Catalyst has redeveloped the historic RAF communications station to bring a mix of high-quality new houses and apartments for affordable rent, shared ownership and market sale to the Central Bedfordshire market town.  Read more »

Colleague donations will help Catalyst’s chosen charity

Catalyst has pledged to continue its charitable support by announcing its ‘Charity of the Year’.

Catalyst opens gates for Dunstable’s budding young nature artists

Catalyst is working with pupils at Weatherfield Academy Special School to create a Dunstable Downs inspired railing design to be installed at ‘The Printworks’ development in the town. The Printworks is housing association Catalyst’s 61 new home development on the junction of Brewers Hill Road and High Street North, with homes for affordable rent and  Read more »

Catalyst’s response to RSH rating

Catalyst Housing Limited has had its rating revised by the Regulator of Social Housing (RSH). We retain our G1 for governance (the highest regulatory rating) and have been regraded from V1 to V2 for viability. At V2, Catalyst remains compliant and aligned with the majority of the G15 housing associations, and confirms the regulator’s view  Read more »

Mayor partners with Catalyst to build more than 900 homes at St Ann’s Hospital

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has today (10 December) announced that he has selected Catalyst Housing Limited as his development partner for a major redevelopment of the St Ann’s Hospital site in Tottenham.

Work underway on all phases of 270 new affordable homes at Littlemore Park, Oxford

Catalyst is now working on all four phases of the development that will deliver a total of 270 new affordable homes on the former NHS site of Littlemore Park in Oxford.

Catalyst leads the way with new sustainability accreditation

Catalyst has become the first company in Europe to receive the highest accreditation mark across all three categories in the ‘Certified Sustainable Housing Label’ from German consultancy RITTERWALD. The label helps ratify and benchmark Catalyst’s sustainability and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) credentials and is open for all affordable housing companies across Europe. The housing  Read more »