The £17.5m contract starts in November 2012. The five-year deal includes the option of two additional extensions to a maximum of four years.
Teign Housing manages homes in the Newton Abbot, Teignmouth, Dawlish and surrounding Dartmoor areas. Lovell will provide a reactive repairs service as well as carrying out work to empty homes, undertaking aids and adaptations and carrying out compliance works.
Lovell is already working with Teign Housing through a separate contract providing gas repairs and servicing. The Lovell team delivering this contract and the new repairs and maintenance contract will be co-located at Teign Housing’s head office in Newton Abbot.
Lovell’s repairs and maintenance team looks after more than 200,000 domestic and commercial properties across the UK. The team has carried out more than 311,000 repairs or service related visits in the last 12 months.