Liverpool-based construction firm Frank Rogers has been awarded a £3m contract from Your Housing Group as part of Anfield’s regeneration programme.
Under the contract, works will include kitchen and bathroom replacements alongside general improvement works to an initial 120 homes, all of which will to be completed over a two-year period, with more expected to follow.
Frank Rogers was established in Anfield 40 years ago by its name sake and continues to operate from Larkhill Lane. Many of the firm’s staff live in or around the Anfield.
Dean Rogers, managing director of Frank Rogers, said: “Of course we’re all incredibly pleased to be involved in this scheme as it’s very close to our hearts. Our links with Anfield go back some 40 years and to be chosen as a contractor that is set to make a significant difference to this area is fantastic.”
Rogers added: “We’ve come a long way in that time and we now have the resources, experience and skills in place to deliver larger projects on this scale and beyond. We’re also the first Liverpool contractor to be appointed which is a definite coup for Frank Rogers.”
Your Housing Group has already delivered more than 200 new and refurbished homes in the Anfield area in an investment programme worth more than £25m. It owns and manages more than 850 homes in the Anfield/Breckfield area in total. A further investment of £16m-plus is anticipated in coming years. The organisation is also responsible for supporting a range of community groups and projects in the area.