Godwin Developments

Godwin Developments is an established property developer that creates residential and commercial schemes across the United Kingdom. The business deliverers projects through its four main divisions, dedicated to the Build to Rent, affordable homes, commercial and logistics sectors. Read More...

Godwin’s diversified national pipeline exceeds £1 billion in value across 3 million sq. ft. of development and includes 2,800+ residential units. Headquartered in Birmingham, the business also has offices in Central London and Nottingham, employs over 40 experienced property professionals and is supported by a high-calibre Property Advisory Board.

Established in 2003, Godwin Developments benefits from many years of experience in the real estate sector covering the full property development life cycle. This includes site identification, evaluation and acquisition, as well as securing planning, delivery and asset management. As a member of the Godwin Group of companies, it also has access to in-house development finance allowing the business to secure property opportunities and progress schemes at pace.

Key projects in Godwin’s residential portfolio include multifamily and single-family housing for rent as well as Purpose-Built Student Accommodation schemes . The business is also working closely with a range of registered providers to grow the availability of affordable housing stock in key UK regions. Its commercial division develops and delivers projects for leading brands such as Lidl, McDonald’s, Burger King, Euro Garages, Greggs, Starbucks and Costa Coffee. At the same time the team works closely with electric vehicle charging providers, helping power the UK’s low carbon future.

Godwin Developments’ purpose is to grow regeneration and investment, delivering shared prosperity to residents, businesses, communities, landowners, and investors.


Woodbury Park
Bere Regis, Dorset

A brand new commercial development, situated at a highly prominent land parcel in Bere Regis, Dorset. The scheme consists of a mix of roadside and industrial uses, as well as car parking, EV charging points and landscaping.


The Bendigo Buildings

The Bendigo Buildings are a 783-unit purpose built student accommodation (PBSA) scheme, set in close proximity to central Nottingham, Nottingham Trent University and the main food and entertainment quarter of the city.


Cathedral Green
Ely, Cambridgeshire

Cathedral Green is an urban village development which will create 78 brand new BTR single family homes and flexible office space in the historic city of Ely in Cambridgeshire.


The Meridian

A gateway development of 336 Build-to-Rent (BTR) apartments in Sheffield which will provide high-quality housing, regenerate a centrally located site, improve public spaces and attract economic, social and environmental benefits to the city.

Mixed Use

Lowesmoor Wharf

Lowesmoor Wharf is a contemporary lifestyle-led waterside destination in Worcester, which is set to create a brand new residential and commercial community in close proximity to the city centre.


The Landmark

The Landmark is the first proposed Build-To-Rent (BTR) development in Derby with over 200 units. The gateway scheme is also one of the tallest buildings in the city.  


Bletchley View
Milton Keynes

Bletchley View is a 184 unit residentially-led development, situated in the heart of Bletchley in south-western Milton Keynes - the fastest growing UK city.


The Crescent

The Crescent is a brand new housing development, which will be built in the popular Bulwell area of Nottingham.


Maple Fields

A brand new residential development which is set to bring 57 two- and three-bedroom family homes to the popular area of Bulwell in Nottingham.


Ashby Road
Shepshed, Leicestershire

A new residential community of up to 50 family homes situated at a gateway location in the popular Leicestershire town of Shepshed. Positioned in close proximity to major transport links and amenities.


Hockley Heath
West Midlands

This prime 4-acre site in Hockley Heath will bring much-needed new homes to the area. Close to the M40 and M42, it is within reach of existing employment opportunities and commutable to other parts of the Midlands.


Agard Street

A 142-unit purpose built student accommodation (PBSA) development in central Derby situated in close proximity to the University of Derby's Law School and new city centre Business School.


Woodland Rise

A c.3.5 acre site in Doncaster which is being developed into 60 quality affordable single family homes for rent. The development is close to local transport and amenities.


Alexandra Park

A 4.5 acre development within Nottingham's prestigious Mapperley Park area, delivering 15 luxury detached homes designed to code 6 specification.


Midland Road

Revising existing planning on this 1.7 acre site in the heart of Walsall town centre enabled the delivery of 36 residential units for a housing association landlord.


Moon Crescent

A residential development of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom detached and semi-detached homes, developed on a 2.5 acre site in Nottingham. The project was completed in 2017.


Canal Street

Developed for the Accord Housing Association, this 3.5 acre site in the heart of Stourbridge was sold with planning permission secured for 65 affordable homes.


Honeswood Close

Godwin identified this site, purchased and achieved full detailed planning, then delivered the build through a contract with CKC Construction. This project completed in 2017.


Lidl Supermarket
Kings Heath, Birmingham

An end-to-end development of a 22,000 sq.ft. Lidl supermarket situated in the busy residential area of King Heath, Birmingham, which opened doors to its first customers in May 2020.    


Wisbech Gateway

A c.10-acre site on the outskirts of the Georgian market town of Wisbech, which Godwin is developing into retail and leisure destination including a petrol station, drive through units, hotel and shops.


Brampton Hut

A 2 acre highly successful roadside retail development with leases to Burger King, Starbucks, Subway and Greggs, secured all off plan.


Costa Coffee & Greggs Roadside Retail

A new commercial development in Stoke-on-Trent, purpose-built to make way for a Costa Coffee drive-thru and a Greggs food-to-go store, also benefitting from six electric charging points.


Ram Jam Services

Prominently positioned next to the A1 - the main arterial route between Peterborough and Grantham - this 2 acre site will bring 4 brand new retail units which will serve both commuters and local residents.


Rushden Services

A brand new modern roadside retail development, which includes a new petrol filling station and a drive-thru retail unit in Rushden, Northamptonshire.



This site in Uttoxeter has the potential to become a thriving home to a drive-thru or drive-to operator. With a high passing traffic count and access to the railway station, the site also benefits from a substantial catchment and is well-placed to serve the wider community.


Bere Regis

A high-traffic 4.85 acre site benefitting from excellent connections to Poole, Bournemouth and Dorchester as well as a very visible and accessible location at the entry point to Bere Regis in Dorset.


Pineham Neighbourhood Centre

Acquired from Taylor Wimpey Homes, this now completed mixed use neighbourhood centre provides 12,600 sq. ft. of retail space at the heart of a newly created residential community.


Langley Mill

Godwin secured planning on this prime retail site opposite a 24-hour supermarket, which was developed into an 85 seater McDonald's restaurant. The development was completed in 2o17.