Land Required

We are currently seeking Residential Development Opportunities throughout Essex and Suffolk.

Rose Homes for Life is our housing development business that evolved from the original family business of HL Rose, who started as a bricklayer some four generations ago. From humble beginnings we have grown and established ourselves as one the regions most highly regarded house builders. As such we have a proven track record of delivering a wide range of attractive and sought after developments that provide competitive returns for landowners.

Our experienced Development team have extensive knowledge of local planning policies & frameworks and have proven experience in guiding challenging sites through the planning system. We are well positioned to respond to enquiries promptly and will consider any site, whether greenfield or brownfield and regardless of current planning status.

In addition to acquiring land outright we are also able to consider joint venture and partnership agreements. If you feel that you may have land suitable for development, please contact Alex Leader or Sam Brown on 01206 392613 or email


Hadleigh Road, East Bergholt

Rose are delighted to announce the acquisition of a very special site in the heart of Constable Country, in the village of East Bergholt.

The site will provide 10, highly detailed, single storey new homes, set within stunning landscaped surroundings and within easy reach of the main thoroughfare. These new homes will be specifically for the Over 55’s.

Sales & Marketing Director Alex Leader comments ‘We are very proud to purchase a site in such a prestigious location and look forward to delivering homes that both the homeowners and local community will be proud of in years to come’

Construction of the site will begin shortly with the first homes ready for occupation early 2023.

For further information please contact Alex Leader: / 01206 392613

Colchester Road, West Bergholt

Rose are delighted to announce the purchase of a small housing led development site in the highly desirable, semi-rural village of West Bergholt, Essex.

Alex leader, Head of sales comments ‘This is a fantastic opportunity to deliver our product in a great location, we look forward to getting started’.

The village boasts numerous playing fields and green open spaces and is surrounded by farmland and large areas of woodland. West Bergholt is full of character and has a vibrant and active village community.

For further information please contact Alex Leader: / 01206 392613

Nun's Green, Great Yeldham

We are delighted to announce the purchase of land in Great Yeldham, Essex for the development of 33 new homes, of which 13 will be affordable.

The site is great addition to the growing portfolio of Rose and we look forward to further acquisitions.

For further information please contact Alex Leader – / 01206 392613

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