Riverside acquires homes from Hyde Group in Kent

Riverside has today confirmed the purchase and took over the management of 401 homes in the South East of England

The acquisition of the 401 of homes, which are spread across the Ashford, Canterbury, Dartford, Maidstone, Medway, Towns, Swale and Tunbridge Wells areas of Kent, follows a successful bidding process and consultation period with residents.

Stephen Elliot, Regional Director for the South at Riverside, said: “We’re delighted to welcome so many new customers to the Riverside family in Kent.

“Riverside already owns and manages a number of properties in and around the area and our staff know the makeup of the region very well. We hope this will help ensure a smooth transition for residents.

“We intend to deliver on our vision in the area – transforming lives and revitalising neighbourhoods.”

“We’re extremely grateful to The Hyde Group for their professionalism throughout the handover and thank them for making the transfer such a smooth process.”

Riverside Group is one of the leading registered providers of social housing in the UK, offering affordable housing and support to people of all ages and circumstances.