Subjects: Building, property
All reserved at phase one of BoKlok on the Lake, Worthing
The first phase of homes at BoKlok on the Lake in Worthing are now all reserved. First-time buyers from the local area have been the main purchasers. It is always the aim for BoKlok to make homeownership more accessible to more people. In phase one at BoKlok on the Lake, 91% of purchasers were first time buyers, 91% were local to the area and 75% accessed the government ‘Help to Buy’ scheme.
BoKlok: A 2021 Round-Up
As 2021 draws to a close, BoKlok UK are delighted to celebrate some significant milestones. 2021 has been a significant year at BoKlok UK, with some great success stories and some important lessons learned. Read more about them here, and hear Country Manager Graeme Culliton summarise the past year.
Sales success in Worthing
This weekend, BoKlok hosted a sales event for the first release of apartments at BoKlok on the Lake - a new collection of one and two-bedroom apartments in Worthing. 70% of the apartments were reserved at the event and 86% of the purchasers are first time buyers.
André Löfgren has become the new CFO of BoKlok Group
André Löfgren has been appointed the new CFO of BoKlok Group and most recently came from the role of Senior Vice President of Investor Relations at Skanska. André Löfgren will become a member of the international BoKlok management team and will officially start his new role on 4th February 2022.
BoKlok launches new website and graphic profile
Since last week, the customers, partners and other stakeholders to BoKlok have been met by a brand new website and graphic profile.
Apartment ballot opening soon
In less than two weeks, the ballot for our one and two-bedroom apartments will be opening!! The ballot will open at 9am on Monday 1st November 2021, closing at 9am on Monday 15th November 2021. A draw will then take place at 7pm on Wednesday 17th November, with a sales event planned for Friday 19th, Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st November 2021.
Top marks as BoKlok visits local schools
Two primary schools local to the BoKlok on the Brook site, take part in the BoKlok Homes for the Future design session. The session is designed to introduce children to new concepts in housing they would not have come across previously. Concepts like why building sustainable housing is so important, how BoKlok build homes that are high quality, and other aspects of the BoKlok value-based way-of-w
“Diversity is a fact - inclusiveness is a choice!”
BoKlok supports Pride and is engaged in World Pride 2021 - a hands-on way of working with diversity and inclusion. Hear the thoughts of Aija Harju, Diversity & Inclusion Leader at BoKlok on Pride, inclusion, and a diverse work environment.
Aija Harju has been working as Diversity & Inclusion Leader at BoKlok since March this year. Her goal is to develop a strategy for diversity and inc
The BoKlok on the Brook success story continues in the second phase
At the weekend BoKlok hosted the second phase of the sales launch for the first UK development, BoKlok on the Brook – this time for the one and two-bedroom apartments. 46 of the 48 homes available were reserved at the event.
BoKlok is coming to Worthing
BoKlok are delighted that Worthing Planning Committee has supported the plans to provide new BoKlok homes in the popular seaside town of Worthing. The site to the west of Fulbeck Avenue will deliver 152 much needed homes as one of the BoKlok flagship schemes in the UK.
A smart life choice for a BoKlok seller
BoKlok Arboristen is situated in Falun, Sweden. It is a newly built, small-scale residential area where Johan Stenis has lived for a few months with his family. Whilst being a regular customer Johan Stenis is also an unusual customer, as he is an employee of BoKlok and sells BoKlok homes in Sweden.
First homes at BoKlok on the Brook in Bristol now reserved
Last weekend was the sales launch for our first collection of homes in the UK - two and three-bedroom houses at BoKlok on the Brook in Bristol.
The Mayor of Bristol, Marvin Rees celebrates the first release of BoKlok in the UK
The Mayor of Bristol, Marvin Rees, spoke with Head of Marketing & Communications at BoKlok, Charlotta Herte, about our first residential development project in the United Kingdom. The project is located in the south of Bristol, where BoKlok are building 173 homes.
BoKlok intensifies work on diversity and inclusion
Diversity and inclusion are a crucial part of the development of BoKlok. A new role has been created, with the task of developing a strategy and action plan. Aija Harju from Skanska Finland has been appointed as Diversity and Inclusion leader.
BoKlok has Sweden's most satisfied housing customers, with a fifth year in a row on the podium
We’re delighted to announce that for the third time in five years, BoKlok has won first prize as "Sweden's most satisfied customers" for housing developers in the industry survey. Behind these strong results is a structured and long-term focused approach.
Harry O’Conor strengthens the BoKlok team in Bristol
Meet Harry O’Conor, who leads the community engagement at BoKlok on the Brook in Bristol. Harry joined BoKlok in November 2020 on a secondment from the Bristol Housing Festival.
BoKlok Research and Development Manager receives extended professorship at Stanford
BoKlok Research and Development Manager Jerker Lessing has received an extension for his role as adjunct professor at Stanford University.
BoKlok employees receive scholarship’s
Four BoKlok employees have received scholarships from the Agne Sandberg Foundation, a foundation within the Skanska Group. Those who have received a scholarship will carry out studies and develop professional skills.
New partnership set to bring more than 750 modular homes to the south of England
BoKlok UK and Abri are delighted to announce its new partnership, which will see them working collaboratively to provide over 750 modular homes over the next five years. Through this partnership, the two companies will share their knowledge and placemaking expertise to accelerate the speed of which homes are built, ensuring more people have access to quality and affordable homes across the south.