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Key statistics

The world was a different place when we started, in 1965. But we’ve led the way in the creation of thriving, sustainable places, gathering insight and know-how at every level, from communities to regeneration to property management. 


We own and manage 209,000 properties 

FY 2019-2020: Turnover £866m; Operating profit £215m 

PfP Group rated A- (stable outlook) by Standard & Poor 

PfP Group rated A (stable outlook) by Fitch 

PfP Homes rated A3 (stable outlook) by Moody’s

In 2019-20, we:

  • Built or acquired over 2,600 homes 
  • Started work building nearly 2,000 new homes  
  • Operated 127 leisure facilities 
  • Generated £87.9m of social value in the communities we operate in 
  • Supported more than 2,700 people into employment, training or volunteering and helped over 10,000 people who were homeless or at risk of being homeless 

Places for People in 2019/20

In 2019 we had £4.8bn of fixed assets

In 2019 we had £3.2bn of loans.

In 2019 we had £918.3m of cash and undrawn facilities of £897.1m

In 2019 we had £662m of reserves.

Affordable homes

  • 71,000 social or affordable homes owned or managed across the UK 
  • 99.72% affordable housing occupancy rate 
  • £72m invested in home improvements 

Placemaking and regeneration

  • 200+ homes started in Egham, Surrey 
  • 1,150 new homes planned for Port Loop, Birmingham


  • 1,466 affordable homes built 
  • 2,600 homes in the pipeline over the next three years under our Homes England strategic partnership

Property management

  • 12% growth in RMG portfolio 
  • 20,000+ homes managed by Touchstone

Leisure management

  • £11.8m reinvested in facilities 
  • 80% of bookings made online via Leisure Hub 

Fund management

  • 1,000 affordable homes planned for Scotland 
  • 256 home acquired by PRS Fund

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