Persimmon Homes is proud to be one of the UK's leading housebuilders. We build around 10,000 beautifully designed new homes each year in more than 400 prime locations nationwide. Along with our sister companies Charles Church, Westbury Partnerships and Hillreed Homes, we are committed to the highest standards of design, construction and service.
York, GB
Size (employees)
4,188 (est)
Persimmon was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in York, GB

Persimmon Office Locations

Persimmon has offices in York, Lowestoft, Peterborough, Witham and in 23 other locations
York, GB (HQ)
Persimmon House
Leicestershire, GB
Meridian E
Lowestoft, GB
Persimmon House Colville Rd
Maidenhead, GB
2 Vanwall Rd
Peterborough, GB
Lynch Wood
Witham, GB
10 Collingwood Rd
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Persimmon Financials and Metrics

Persimmon Financials

Persimmon's revenue was reported to be £3.1 b in FY, 2016 which is a 8% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

3.1 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

871.4 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

625.3 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

8.6 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

913 m
Persimmon's current market capitalization is £8.6 b.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.1 b2.6 b2.9 b3.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

1.7 b2 b2.2 b2.3 b

Gross profit

435.4 m571.8 m737.3 m871.4 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


204.3 m378.4 m570.4 m913 m

Accounts Receivable

39.4 m43.5 m57.7 m49.3 m

Current Assets

2.5 b2.9 b3.3 b3.7 b


301 m276.2 m293 m269.3 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

241.6 m396.5 m494.4 m698.2 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(232.7 m)(214.6 m)(292.6 m)(341.7 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(79.9 m)(95 m)(107.6 m)(149.5 m)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Persimmon Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Average Active Sites


Homes Legally Completed

1.98 k1.06 k599

Owned And Controlled Land Bank Plots

87.72 k93.65 k97.19 k

Average Selling Price Per Unit

£190.67 k£199.17 k£206.77 k
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Persimmon Market Value History

Persimmon's Web-traffic and Trends

Persimmon Online and Social Media Presence

Persimmon News and Updates

£600,000 available for young people’s sports providers from Persimmon Homes

Persimmon Homes is offering young people’s amateur sport providers monthly grants of £750 until the end of year as well as the chance to win much bigger cash prizes. Through the Persimmon Healthy Communities programme, Persimmon Homes has been giving away 30 monthly donations of £750 each since May …

Persimmon Company Life and Culture

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