Stoford, one of the UK’s leading property specialists, is a privately owned company with all the shareholders fully employed by the business. It was founded in 1996 to focus on occupier led pre-let commercial property developments in the Midlands.
Since then, the company has grown significantly and has completed commercial developments totalling over 14 million sq ft with a value of over £1 billion across a diverse range of sectors throughout the UK. Our portfolio includes industrial and distribution warehousing sites, production plants, business parks, offices, retail schemes and hotels.
We have a successful track record of major development and regeneration projects and enjoy a close working relationship with many city and town councils, planning authorities, regional development agencies, land owners and joint venture partners.
We are proud to have developed for some of the UK’s largest occupiers and financial institutions including The Range, ERA Home Securities, Severn Trent Water, Npower, Admiral Insurance, Tesco, The Co-operative, Poundland, Vax, Standard Life, LaSalle Investment Management, Liberty Property Trust, BlackRock, Mountpark and GE, together with Government Departments such as HMRC, DSA, DEFRA and The Home Office.
Our innovative approach to site and contract procurement ensures that we are highly competitive and able to deliver a quality project on time and to budget.
Over the past few years we have had some significant success and won the Estates Gazette Midlands ‘Property Developer of the Year’ award for three consecutive years. In 2016, we also won ‘Property Developer of the Year’ at the Insider Property Awards and ‘Developer of the Year’ at the IAS Awards.
More recently we have won Best Asset Management Initiative at the IAS Awards 2018, made it as a finalists at both the Property Awards 2018 for ‘Developer of the Year’, EG Awards 2018 for ‘Industrial / Retail Company of the Year 2018’ and also received EG Awards 2019 – Developer of the Year – Highly Commended.