Barratt has had a long-standing presence in the market, as it was founded in 1958. The company has been listed on the London Stock Exchange since 1968 and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index. Currently, it is led by John Allan as Chairman and David Thomas as CEO.
The developer operates through six regions in the UK and 27 divisions, providing a regionally balanced portfolio of homes. Barratt has built 3,600 homes in London and southern England, 1,770 homes in West England, 3,640 homes in East England, 3,430 homes in Central England, 2,850 homes in Northern England, and 1,850 homes in Scotland.