Search for Steve Morgan and
  1. September 2, 2014

    Redrow reports record profits on back of Help to Buy

    Redrow has marked its 40th anniversary by reporting record sales and earnings on the back of pent-up demand released by the...

  2. September 18, 2013

    Redrow profits surge in wake of government stimulus

    Britain’s housebuilders will struggle to ramp up production because council cuts have left too few staff to process planning...

  1. February 26, 2013

    Redrow calls to extend funding for lending

    Redrow has called for an extension of the government’s scheme to make more cheap mortgages available, as its latest results...

  2. November 12, 2012

    Government schemes lift UK housebuilders

    Government incentives to boost housebuilding are paying off for Taylor Wimpey, Redrow and Bovis Homes, which all said sales...

  3. November 12, 2012

    Protest vote hurts Redrow director

    Shareholders warned Redrow chairman Steve Morgan against any attempt to buy the housebuilder on the cheap after one of the...

  4. November 12, 2012

    UK developers reassure on housing market

    A brighter morning for shares in UK housebuilders faded into a dull afternoon on Monday as gains dropped away after three...

  5. November 11, 2012

    Redrow investors take aim at director

    Investors will on Monday register one of the biggest protest votes this year, in a move against Redrow’s senior...

  6. October 18, 2012

    Morgan’s bid for Redrow fails to take off

    Investors on Thursday accused Redrow chairman Steve Morgan of a lack of judgment after his attempt to take the listed...

  7. October 8, 2012

    Persimmon acquires Hillreed for £35.7m

    Persimmon, the UK’s largest housebuilder by stock market value, has snapped up a rival in the south-east of England in the...

  8. October 4, 2012

    Redrow’s chairman raises bid for group

    Steve Morgan, the chairman of Redrow, has raised his offer for the housebuilding company he founded more than 35 years ago...

  9. September 28, 2012

    Redrow chief gets time to win investors

    Steve Morgan, founder and executive chairman of Redrow, has gained more time to win round shareholders to his plans to take...

  10. September 25, 2012

    Housebuilders rise above downturn

    House prices are falling, mortgage lending is stagnant and the economy is in recession for the second time in three years –...

  11. September 23, 2012

    Fidelity faces stand-off over Redrow

    Fidelity, one of Britain’s most influential investors, is gearing up for a stand-off with Steve Morgan, founder and...

  12. September 19, 2012

    Redrow sees 70% profits rise

    Steve Morgan on Wednesday refused to be drawn on his plans to take Redrow private, as he unveiled a sharp increase in...

  13. August 31, 2012

    Morgan moves to take Redrow private

    Three years after returning to the helm of Redrow, chairman Steve Morgan is bidding to take the housebuilding company he...

  14. August 31, 2012

    John Wood lifted by FTSE promotion hopes

    Blue-chip promotion hopes helped John Wood Group outperform a flat London market on Friday. The oil services company rose...

  15. August 21, 2012

    Should a founder try to regain control?

    THE PROBLEM Richard Schulze, founder and former chairman of Best Buy, the US retailer, wants to take back control of the...

  16. April 24, 2012

    Redrow to raise £80m in share placing

    Redrow has placed a bet on the resilience of the property market with an £80m share placing that will create a war chest for...

  17. April 24, 2012

    Shell bets on undiscovered value at Cove

    The cry “there’s gas in them thar turbidite fan systems” lacks the visceral appeal to cupidity of “there’s gold in them thar...

  18. February 23, 2012

    Redrow’s pre-tax profits jump 80%

    Redrow welcomed back Steve Morgan, its founder, in 2009 to restore the housebuilder’s focus on high-margin family homes. Mr...

  19. September 8, 2011

    Redrow calls for return of 95% loans

    Redrow, the housebuilder, has dismissed fears of further falls in property prices even as it appealed to regulators to pave...

  20. June 24, 2011

    London housebuilders are operating in a foreign market

    The gap in fortunes between Berkeley and other UK housebuilders has become so marked that some analysts refuse to draw peer...

  21. April 19, 2011

    Redrow to sell Scottish business

    Redrow said it would dispose of its Scottish business as the housebuilder looks to increase its presence in the lucrative...

  22. February 17, 2011

    Comeback kings need flexibility to adapt

    When Steve Morgan, chairman of Redrow, the group he founded with a £5,000 loan from his father, stepped down in 2000, the...

  23. February 17, 2011

    Redrow underpins London ambitions

    Redrow has started work on its first London development putting the regional housebuilder in direct competition with...

  24. FT Alphaville

    November 9, 2010

    Taking the temperature on housing

    From the latest monthly survey of housing by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (Rics) — highlighting the direction...

  25. FT Alphaville

    November 5, 2010

    Tarp UK

    This might put a smile back on the face of Steve Morgan, the Mr Angry of UK housebuilding. It’s a policy paper from Fathom...

  26. November 4, 2010

    Redrow warns over constricted lending

    Redrow has rejected recent reports suggesting weakening confidence among home buyers was pushing the housebuilding industry...

  27. FT Alphaville

    November 4, 2010

    House price rant

    Pressure can do funny things. Just ask Steve Morgan. The chairman and biggest shareholder of housebuilder Redrow has let rip...

  28. September 9, 2010

    Redrow benefits from move upmarket

    Redrow bounced back to profit for the year as an overhaul of the housebuilder by returning chairman Steve Morgan started to...

  29. May 31, 2010

    Builders warn on planning law changes

    The new government's policy of putting more power into the hands of local authorities will add to the UK's chronic housing...

  30. May 31, 2010

    UK builders warn on planning law changes

    Some fear new rules could add to housing shortage The new government’s policy of putting more power into the hands of local...

  31. February 26, 2010

    Builder fanbase

    Redrow finance director Barbara Richmond's first outing, which coincided with the housebuilder lowering its interim losses,...

  32. February 26, 2010

    Redrow builds its way back

    The turnround story at Redrow continued when the housebuilder announced a better-than-expected reduction in pre-tax losses...

  33. February 25, 2010

    Redrow builds its way back

    The turnround story at Redrow continued when the housebuilder announced a better-than-expected reduction in pre-tax losses...

  34. February 13, 2010

    Shares boosted

    Steve Morgan's comeback was welcomed by analysts and investors, who saw him as the right man to lead the company out of the...

  35. February 13, 2010

    Redrow chief warns on housing shortage

    The chairman of one of Britain's biggest housebuilders has called on the government to address the shortage of homes in the...

  36. February 13, 2010

    Morgan is back on familiar ground

    After almost a decade in self-imposed exile, Steve Morgan decided last March that it was time to put a halt to his "mid-life...

  37. February 12, 2010

    Morgan is back on familiar ground

    After almost a decade in self imposed exile, Steve Morgan decided last March that it was time to put a halt to his “mid-life...

  38. February 12, 2010

    Redrow chief warns on housing shortage

    The chairman of one of Britain’s biggest housebuilders has called on the government to address the shortage of homes in the...

Search for Steve Morgan and