Laker has created a new Apprenticeship opportunity within the Responsive Repairs and Void contract we deliver for Friendship Care & Housing. As part of our commitment to social value the position was created to provide the opportunity for a locally based young person to become part of our busy call center and administration team, Laker co-locates these services within the main Friendship Care & Housing team at Newhall Hill in Birmingham and this was a wonderful opportunity for the successful partnership to create a new apprenticeship position.Read Full Story
12 August 2016
To celebrate the launch of HomeServe Walsall & Sutton – Laker Building Management Solutions’ new franchise business – we recently ran a social media competition to attract followers and increase our online presence. With a case of wine as the prize, it was always going to a popular giveaway, and so it proved to be, attracting over 300 ‘likes’ on Facebook alone. The competition post itself reached an audience of 2,110 people, resulting in a total of 1,024 post clicks.Read Full Story
05 August 2016
Laker were proud to support the Grange Farm Family Day that took place on July 16th with a donation. The Grange Farm Resident Steering Group brought the whole community together on with the “free” Family Fun Day. The Steering Group spent the last 3 weeks planning the event in South Harrow, which turned out to be a huge success with over 250 people from all walks of life attending throughout the day.Read Full Story
02 August 2016
Laker are pleased to be supporting a team of Royal Horticultural Society Students from CW Horticultural Training to demonstrate their skills at the Malvern Spring Show. The show is an opportunity to showcase the students design and creative knowledge and expertise in horticulture.Read Full Story
29 March 2016
Laker and Friendship Care & Housing have won the National Housing Maintenance Forum (NHMF) Best Practice Awards in the ‘Most Improved Asset Management Service’ category. The results were announced on Tuesday 26 January 2016 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole as part of the NHMF Conference and Awards.Read Full Story
27 January 2016
Laker BMS and Friendship Care and Housing have been nominated for ‘Most Improved Asset Management Contract’ at this years NHMF Awards – Birmingham 26th January 2016.
All of the nominees have a chance to be voted ‘Project of the Year’
If you are attending the conference and would like to cast your vote for us then please download the conference app by following the below instructions…….all the details of the nominated projects can also be found here.
We really appreciate your time and your vote!
19 January 2016
Laker and Friendship Care & Housing have been shortlisted in the top 3 in the National Housing Maintenance Forum (NHMF) Best Practice Awards in the ‘Most Improved Asset Management Service’ category. The shortlist was announced on Friday 11 December and the awards will be presented at the NHMF Conference & Awards Dinner on Tuesday 26 January 2016 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole.Read Full Story
15 January 2016