Two stunning coastal properties coming soon to Mudeford

The spotlight this month is on our upcoming development close to Avon Beach in Mudeford, Christchurch. These contemporary homes will consist of two beautiful four-bedroom properties, approximately 3,025 sq Ft in size. Read the full article…

SOLD….

We are pleased to announce that 1 and 3 Fincham View, Rye Common, has now been sold.

We wish the new owners every happiness in their new homes.

 

Lights, camera, action ….

We’re happy to announce that one of the houses on our Rye Common development in #Odiham was filmed and featured in A Place In The Sun Home or Away. Watch now at: http://ow.ly/KD0H30m57d8

SOLD…..

We are pleased to announce that Northdowns Heights, Guildford, has now been sold.

We wish the new owners every happiness in their new home.

Forays Mid Year Round Up

What a great start of the year it’s been for the Forays team. From planning permission to construction, to beautiful show homes and build completions, we’ve loved bringing properties to the market and look forward to what the rest of the year has in-store for us.

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SOLD….

We are pleased to announce that Mark House, Windlesham, has now been sold.

We wish the new owners every happiness in their new home.

MG Trophy Championship 2018

Jack Roberts takes to the grid this weekend at Donnington Park for rounds 7 and 8 of the MG Trophy Championship

“Good Luck Jack”

Fleet development progress….

We are making excellent progress with the 5 apartments in Clarence Road and 3 houses in Albert Street.

Built to a high specification are looking forward to bringing these properties to the market in the bustling town of Fleet.

 

Hatton Hill

Another great week with Douglas House being sold and Mark House being reserved

Under offer

A busy week which resulted in offers on Northdowns Heights and No 3 Fincham View

 

SOLD……

We are pleased to announce that 4 Fincham View has now been sold.

With the interest shown on the neighbouring homes we hope it won’t be long until these are under offer.

 

Roger’s Moonwalk 2018

Starting from Clapham Common at 10.30 pm we set off into the night to hopefully raise a lot of sponsorship for more than a worthy cause.Read the full article…

Launching …our show home at Hatton Hill, Windlesham

We are launching our four bedroom show home in Hatton Hill, Windlesham, on Saturday 12th May

Please contact our selling agent Orchard on 01276 685544 for further information and to make a appointment to view

The Appeal of Windlesham

Construction is nearly complete on an exciting new development consisting of just two detached houses in the lovely village of Windlesham in Surrey. Read the full article…

Walking the walk

The final countdown has begun, Roger is only days away from “Walking the Walk” as he takes part in The Moon Walk in London on the 12th May to raise money for Breast Cancer.Read the full article…

Under offer

We are thrilled that Northdowns Heights and No 4 Fincham View are both under offer

 

Egg-cellent cause

Forays are happy to support Morgan Lovell again this year in their Easter Egg appeal in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Truly a egg-cellent cause……

 

Open House at Fincham View, Rye Common

We are launching our three bedroom home at Fincham View, Rye Common, on Saturday 17th March

Please contact our selling agent Hamptons International on 01252 714164 for further information

 

MG Trophy Championship 2018

The countdown to Silverstone has begun…..only 29 days until Jack takes to the grid

 

Launched! Show home at Fincham View, Rye Common is open for viewing

After a busy launch day our show home at Fincham View, Rye Common is available for viewing.

Contact our selling agent Hamptons International on 01252 714164 to arrange a time to view.

No 4 Fincham View

Interactive 3D tour

Don’t have time to visit?  Why not walk through our homes in Guildford and East Horsley.  This innovative new way of viewing properties allows potential buyers the chance to see exactly what a home has to offer before stepping foot in the property.

The perfect way to find your dream home.

2017 Round Up

Now January has drawn to a close and the start of the new year is well underway, we wanted to reflect on 2017 and everything that the Forays team have achieved together. From obtaining land and granted planning permissions to construction and completions, here is a breakdown.Read the full article…

The appeal of Guildford

If you are considering a move to Guildford, the county town of Surrey, here are some things you might not know about the area and what it has to offer.Read the full article…

Mid-year round up

We’ve settled into our new offices well and are continuing to source and complete some great projects. We’re moving into the second half of 2017 having sold our last two properties at the completed development in Binfield, sold or rented all the properties at our completed Sandhurst development and sold the last Bentley property too. Read the full article…

A busy weekend…

It’s been a busy weekend of supporting sponsorship and fundraising activities for the team from Lynda and her daughter leaping off buildings to Arran’s sons playing in two-day footie tournaments and our sponsored driver Jack Roberts racing at Silverstone. Read the full article…

Lynda jumps off Spinnaker Tower… for charity of course

Lynda Perry from the Forays accounts team, has signed up to do an abseil from the Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth with Jess, her daughter. They will be making the 100m leap this weekend!

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High quality property search and buying

Forays Homes has worked with Stephen Jenkins for many years and we would like to wish him all the best with his new venture. Read the full article…

Forays celebrate Founders Day

Director of Forays; Roger Atkinson and his wife Vicki had the honour of being invited to The Royal Chelsea Hospital to Commemorate Founders Day yesterday. This is the biggest day of the year for the Hospital. Read the full article…

Development land… Where does it come from?

We are always looking to acquire new land and so we thought we would give you an insight into the process we go through choosing and acquiring new land for our developments. There are three different ways in which we approach this processRead the full article…

Award winning property management

We are very proud to say that Sennen Property Management (http://sennenpm.co.uk/) who manage our Binfield, Sandhurst, Bentley and Pyrford properties have won the award for Block and Estate Management at the Thames Valley Property Awards 2017. Read the full article…

Linda’s Leaving

Linda Mills, Forays Homes’ Company Accountant has been with us for close to two decades. Sadly, as with all good things, Linda’s time with Forays has come to an end.

We had a lovely evening meal to wish Linda off and she had prepared a great poem about her many adventures with Forays Homes which she has shared.
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April activities

April has been an exciting month in the office and not just because of all the chocolate we’ve eaten between us. Read the full article…

Out with the old, in with the new

With a 5 percent increase in new builds from 2015 to 2016, it is no surprise that more people are opting for modern and contemporary rather than old and characterful. With the proven increase in popularity of new builds, we are here to share why we think they are becoming more popular and why you should consider that swanky new build over an older home. Read the full article…

Fort Road, Guildford development progress

We are making excellent progress with the Fort Road properties in Guildford and can’t wait to show you all the finished product. You can see the progress we’ve made so far below, the stairs are due to be installed soon. Read the full article…

Binfield development is complete and sold

We are very happy to announce that the six semi-detached three/four bedroom houses in Binfield situated in the Berkshire countryside of Bracknell Forest have all been completed. Read the full article…

Is home automation the smart move?

With the need for technology in our day to day lives growing, it is no surprise that Gartner predicts there will be approximately 25 billion IoT (Internet of Things) enabled devices in 2020; millions of which used to automate our homes. Read the full article…

Grand ideals for UK self-build housing

We’ve been talking about sustainable, customisable, smart homes lately and Lovedon Fields, a collection of homes in Kings Worthy is a great example of this.

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We’ve settled in well to the Archipelago

We’d like to give the team over at to TDA interiors in Guildford a big thanks for the great open plan fit-out at our new offices in Frimley. Read the full article…

2016 Roundup

What a year it’s been for the Forays team. We’ve moved offices, flown around Europe visiting top suppliers, completed and sold plenty of homes and expanded our team!Read the full article…

Hart halts all planning

Hazeley Heath is one of the largest tracts of lowland heathland in the region owned by Hart District Council, who manages the southern section of the common. Read the full article…

Planning permission submitted in the lovely village of Windlesham

Forays have submitted planning permission for two detached houses in the lovely village of Windlesham in Surrey Heath. Read the full article…

Work hard, play hard with artificial grass

Since its first appearance in 2010 at Chelsea Flower Show, we’ve all heard about it and seen it. Read the full article…

Forays chooses Rational Kitchens for their homes

This month Arran and Roger flew to Hanover in Germany, the home of high-end kitchens, to visit the Rational Kitchens showrooms.Read the full article…

We’re moving home

After years of working from the Old Exchange, Farnham we are packing up and heading to our new office in Frimley. Read the full article…

Hot Water on Tap

The hot tap trend has made its mark in the interior design world, providing instant hot water on demand.  Did you know the huge environmental benefits these taps can bring to your household? Read the full article…

Forays appoints a new Operations Director

Forays would like to welcome Oliver Hicks as its new Operations Director.

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Square footage vs. Number of bedrooms

Home size is most often communicated through the number of bedrooms on offer rather than its square footage however extra bedrooms do not always equate to overall greater square footage.
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The Vintage Emporium

The Vintage Emporium has been open for almost two years selling carefully selected and beautiful furniture including showcasing pieces by Ramshackled, Preloved, Repainted. Read the full article…

Off to a flying start at Fort Road, Guildford

Work has commenced on an exciting new development in the affluent and sought after area of Fort Road in the historic and lively city of Guildford.

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Coastal Refurbishments; Forays love it down at the seaside

Forays recently completed a seaside property refurbishment project in the sleepy old fishing village of Mudeford in Dorset.

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Batman to the rescue

Forays put their Yorktown Road development on hold recently as they suspected it could be inhabited by bats. Before any construction took place they commissioned a bat handler to inspect the property. The Batman – as we prefer to call him – meticulously removed each and every tile from the roof to check whether there were bats living there.Read the full article…

Odiham ranked as one of the top commuter villages by Homes & Property

Homes & Property magazine has ranked Odiham as one of the top commuter villages to London. It’s no surprise that our Archery Fields & Lancaster Cottages properties were snapped up so quickly.Read the full article…

Forays Conquer the Welsh Three Peaks Challenge

In support of Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice & the AMMF Charity Arran Atkinson, Founder and Joint Owner of Forays, took on the challenge of the three peaks of Wales, Snowdon, Cadair Idris and Pen y Fan.Read the full article…

Apartments still available at our Binfield development

Our Woodfield Place & Crossways, Binfield development is situated in the idyllic Berkshire countryside of Bracknell Forest.Read the full article…

Forays Homes team up with Danetti, providers of contemporary designed furniture

Danetti the contemporary furniture company chose Forays Homes to show off their latest products. Read the full article…

Arran Atkinson takes part in Color Obstacle Rush 5k

Founder and joint owner of Forays Homes, Arran Atkinson took part in the Color Obstacle Rush 5k, the ultimate fun run, held on Sunday 8th May at Windsor Racecourse.

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Only two plots left at Oakfields School, Pryford

We have two plots remaining at our prestigious development Oakfields School, Pyrford. Read the full article…

Proud sponsors of Camberley Town Youth FC

Forays Homes are proud to be sponsors of Camberley Town Youth Football Club.

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Country Life Magazine features The Oast, Bentley

Forays Homes latest luxury development Holmes Field Court in Bentley, Hampshire featured in the March issue of Country Life.

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Binfield development in high demand!

40% of the apartments are already reserved at our newest development in Binfield!

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View all day this Saturday – with Strutt and Parker’s Open House Day

Strutt and Parker are holding their first Open House Day of the year this Saturday, 27th February.

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The Oasts – Bentley’s Next Top “Model”?!

The Oasts at Holmes Field Court in Bentley have recently been used as the location for a show home photo shoot.

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Forays in the fast lane ………?!

It’s never wise to let a Forays director loose on a race track…………

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Local Christmas Tree Festival a great success!

St Andrews in Farnham is holding it’s first Christmas Tree festival this year and guess who’s there too??

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The Oasts – Plot 7 now under offer

After a successful open house at the end of October – Plot 7 The Oasts is now under offer

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Horse play?? Neigh!! We’re all working harder than ever!!

Sometimes we wish we had an extra pair of hooves in the office – Arran was certainly getting his wish granted this week!

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The Oasts – Open House this Saturday 24th October 10am – 2pm

An open house for The Oasts and Plot 4, at our Holmes Field Court development in Bentley will be held this Saturday

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Save the date!! Open weekend at The Oasts coming soon …….

We will opening our beautiful latest development in Bentley for viewing later in the month

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It’s October! Hello sun – where were you in August??

We’re not grumbling though – the sun is welcome at any time of the year!

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The Oasts – Open House this Saturday 12th September, 10am – 2pm

The second phase launch of our stunning development, in Bentley, will go ahead this Saturday.

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Coming soon ……. The Oasts Released this Saturday!

After much anticipation, our fabulous barn conversions at Bentley will be released to the general public for viewings this Saturday 12th September 2015.

 

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More sold at Holmes Field Court – watch this space for The Oasts release coming soon ………….

 

With sales now completed on 5 of the 6 released plots, only Plot 4 remains. The stunning show home is available for viewing by appointment

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Rain, Rain …………

The weather might be making us all feel a little soggy around the edges but it doesn’t dampen our spirits!

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Oakfield stylish kitchens to be supplied “family friendly” ………

Our family run business here at Forays has recently instructed another family run business to supply the kitchens at our current “Oakfield” development in Pyrford

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Celebrate Pyrford on route to spur on the Prudential Ride London cycle festival!

The legendary Sir Bradley Wiggins, Britain’s most decorated cyclist, will line up on the start line of the third Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic on Sunday 2 August, part of the Mayor of London’s annual festival of cycling.  Read the full article…

Long Sutton Open Day generates large amount of interest

The July sun shone on the recent open day held at our beautiful, joint venture development in the heart of the village of Long Sutton.

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Local youth football club holds 24th tournament – Forays there to support!

Forays Homes have again sponsored and supported the Camberley Town Youth Football Club, which recently hosted it’s 24th Annual small sided tournament to 158 teams and over 1,000 children.

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Forays are proud to sponsor this weekend’s Pyrford & Wisley Flower Show

Forays are proud to be one of the sponsors for the up and coming Pyrford and Wisley Flower Show, taking place this Saturday 11th July.

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“A very special place to live” – and you could be one of the lucky ones …

The residents of Hackett Lane in Pyrford recently organised their annual street party, with about 65 friends and neighbours joining in the fun.  Read the full article…

“Climb EVERY Mountain” – In Yorkshire this time!

After enjoying the National 3 Peaks challenge so much last year, our director Arran and 4 of his intrepid friends, undertook the Yorkshire 3 Peaks trek on 13th June 2015.

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National Open House Day proves successful once again

Strutt and Parker, agents for Holmes Field Court, held another one of their successful Open House Days on 13th June – with Holmes Field Court and Long Sutton being two of the developments involved.

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Another Oakfield on the horizon??

With construction well under way and a huge amount of interest shown – where might the next Oakfield be??

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After the Election – what now???

 

“Moooooo knows??!!” is our answer!

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But what we do know for certain is – we will still be here, striving to design and develop beautiful, distinctive new homes that our purchasers are proud to own

That gets our vote!

 

 

Surrey County Cup Final Runners Up!

Camberley Town Youth Football Club Under 9’s Raiders have performed brilliantly again this season, playing in the Surrey County Cup Final last Sunday against South Park.  One of their most charismatic players is none other than Harvey, youngest son of Arran!

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Vote for Rog and Arran

So you’ve had enough of the udder nonsense from all of the political parties?  It seems to us that they are more concerned with discrediting one another rather than actually letting us know how they are going to make a difference to us.

We thought we’d share a couple of interesting facts with you about our forthcoming election.

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Jenny takes on the Bordon Brutal 10 – and wins!

Jenny Barragan, Assistant Accountant here at Forays, is no stranger to running challenges having completed the 10 mile Great South Run in October. Her latest event is slightly muckier than that though!

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Holmes Field Court – Launching this Saturday!!

Forays are excited to announce that their latest development of a terrace of three bedroom houses, one large four bedroom detached house and a pair of barn style semi detached houses are launching in the beautiful village of Bentley this coming Saturday.

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Family business goes from strength to strength …….

 

The wives of Roger and Arran Atkinson, here at Forays, continue to strive forward in their own business.

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Breaking News!

Planning approval given for a new development in Binfield

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Happy Easter!

Spring is round the corner and Easter is upon us –  all here at Forays wish everyone a very Happy Easter

Good luck with the egg hunting!

 

 

Back 2 The Trenches!!

Arran Atkinson, a director here at Forays, challenged himself to take part in a local mud run, for the second year in a row

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Eagle Radio Easter Egg Appeal

Forays, in conjunction with joint venture partners Compton Homes, has made a substantial donation of Easter eggs to the 96.4 Eagle Radio Easter Egg Appeal

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2015 Budget brings good news for first time buyers

As expected, the recent Budget was a highly political affair, in which George Osborne took the opportunity to highlight the relative strength of the UK economy today

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Is the General Election a concern?

 

With a general election looming should we be worried??

 

We feel the answer is no. No party would like to come in and look at disturbing the property market. It is the “foundation” behind our economy and promotes so much more than just the buying and selling of a property

 

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Holmes Field Court – up and coming planned release

It won’t be long now until these houses will be released, we are potentially looking at mid April.

 

Forays have been meeting their agents on site this week to discuss the Marketing.

 

Please keep referring to our website for further information or register your details with us to receive more detail

25 Beautiful Homes features our Linda’s house!

Linda Mills, accountant for Forays and a number of our joint venture partners, was delighted when she was approached by 25 Beautiful Homes magazine to feature her modern detached home.

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Forays to continue Jack Roberts sponsorship in 2015

Forays are proud to announce their continued sponsorship of local racing driver, Jack Roberts.

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