E G Carter & Co Ltd is one of the most respected and trusted constructors of Affordable Housing, throughout the South and South West

We are one of a select number of building contractors that can deliver both small, bespoke residential schemes and large-scale, strategic residential schemes safely, on-time, to the highest quality and within budget.

When developing our schemes through the pre-contract process, we work in total transparency from fully built-up library rates, linked to detailed quantities, all encompassed in an excel workbook to ensure audibility and accountability.


There are many reasons to choose E G Carter & Co Ltd as your affordable housing construction partner, including:

  • 35% of our residential output is from land led schemes instigated by E G Carter & Co Ltd and presented to our client partners.
  • We have our own directly employed land-finders who operate solely within the affordable housing marketplace to drive our land led development aspirations.
  • Due to our financial strength built up over many years trading, we are able to fund underwritten pre-contract costs until contract signature.
  • We have the ability to construct multi-use and multi-purpose schemes encompassing all tenures with commercial/industrial/leisure/refurbishment ancillary usage.
  • Consistent staffing levels driven by our market-leading employment practices facilitate the formation of cohesive partnership teams ensuring certainty of proposition and service levels.


The company is ideally placed to deliver affordable housing commitments throughout the South and South West and list below a selection of housing associations that we have recently worked with: