Land and New Homes

Land & New Homes

From independent developers to regional and national house builders we have a proud history of successfully selling quality properties throughout Northern England and Scottish Borders.


Below are the current development sites available through GFW. Click the individual links for further information on each of the developments including the individual plots available.

For all new homes and development enquiries please call 0333 920 2220.

Our current developments

Below are our currently available developments:

Stonley Fields, Startforth, County Durham

An exclusive development of luxury properties overlooking the River Tees.

Last plot remaining

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Jackson Farm Court, North Tyneside

An exclusive development of ten bespoke units ranging from three to four bedrooms.

Available now

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Cobblers Gate Lane, Mickleton, County Durham

Development of three executive family homes in attractive rural location.

Available now

View Development

A bespoke service to meet your needs

We understand that each development is different, the design of the properties, the number of units, the location of the site - therefore, we tailor our service to meet your requirements:

Development Appraisals

Teamed with our in-house Development team we can offer a full comparable report, giving you up to date, accurate information from various sources.

Design and specification advice

Ensuring the most desirable layouts and internal specifications for your new build homes, understanding knowing what the end user expects and needs.

Marketing strategy

Through every stage of the development we will provide advice and support on the various tactics to ensure the development is continually and successfully promoted to the appropriate audience.

Sales management and support

We are able to provide support for the full duration of the scheme liaising with potential purchasers and supporting agreed sales through to completion.

Pre-launch marketing

Our team will work with you to promote the development to a focused audience of buyers looking for new homes.

Guild of Property Professionals

As members of The Guild we are part of a nationwide network of 800+ independent estate agent offices which we can utilise to increase the opportunities for your development.

Regular marketing reviews

Beyond the agreed initial marketing plans we will continually review and agree with you an evolving strategy through to the end of the development project.

Marketing materials

From site signage to property brochures, traditional advertising and digital promotion, PR and launch events we will work with you to provide a professional presentation of your development.

Completed Developments

Below are a selection of successfully completed developments:



New Homes Services

We pride ourselves in our understanding of the regional property marketplace and our clients rely upon our expertise and knowledge to assist them in all aspects of promoting their sites to prospective buyers whether it be a single property site to a phased multi-unit development.

Our new homes service brochure is available to view online/download using the following link:


Development Agency

GFW have a team of specialist planning and development surveyors who have a proven track record of working with landowners to appraise and manage the sale of sites to both regional and national developers. Our experienced and professional team will work with you to explore opportunities, provide advice, and promote your land to developers.

For a no obligation initial discussion about your site please contact Rhys Jones.


Key contacts

Lindsay leads the residential sales teams across the business. Based in our Durham office Lindsay ensures excellent customer service is provided to all clients. As well as providing direction and support to the regional teams Lindsay is an experienced valuer and negotiator.
Lindsay French

Lindsay French Partner

0333 920 2220 Ext 3237 / 07833 461650

Rhys is a Chartered Surveyor and RICS Registered Valuer who works within the Development team from our Newcastle office. He is experienced in both the sale and acquisition of development sites between landowners and regional/national developers. Rhys is involved in the provision of professional valuations on development properties for a range of purposes including lending and tax as well as providing development appraisals and financial viability of sites.
Rhys Jones

Rhys Jones Partner

0333 920 2220 Ext2262 / 07776 683265



Northumberland & Scottish Borders
Tyne & Wear
County Durham


GFW is a multi-discipline team of highly experienced Chartered Surveyors, Farm Business Consultants, Land and Estate Agents, Planning Consultants, Architects, Building and Commercial Surveyors.

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