What we do

McCarthy & Stone is the UK’s leading retirement housebuilder of privately owned property. Over the past 40 years, we have built more than 51,000 apartments nationwide. All apartments are built to help you keep your independence and we offer a choice of developments and lifestyles to suit your needs.

McCarthy & Stone Management Services

We now manage all our new developments nationwide. Property management and maintenance are important parts of our customer service to you. Created in 2010, McCarthy & Stone Management Services manage our developments and provide an excellent, safe, efficient and cost effective service.

We are delighted that McCarthy & Stone Management Services has achieved accreditation to ARMA-Q, the new national regulatory regime for residential leasehold managing agents.

Retirement Living

Enjoy life in a Retirement Living apartment exclusively for the over 60s where you'll discover greater freedom to do the things you want to do during your retirement.

  • Greater freedom to do the things you want
  • Gardening and exterior maintenance taken care of
  • Companionship when you want it, privacy when you choose 
  • Socialise within the Homeowners’ lounge or landscaped gardens 
  • An on-site House Manager giving you added peace of mind 
  • Safety and security comes as standard

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Retirement Living Plus

Retirement Living Plus for over 70s provides a beautiful new apartment you own, together with care and support tailored to your needs provided by our on-site team. We provide a range of flexible care and support services in partnership with Somerset Care Group, a large and hugely experienced not-for-profit care operation. We call it YourLife Management Services.

  • Less chores means more time to do the things you really enjoy
  • A table service or bistro style restaurant
  • Companionship when you want it, privacy when you choose
  • Piece of mind with 24/7 qualified on-site Estates Management Team 
  • Flexible care and support packages available delivered by an on-site team 
  • One hour domestic assistance included in service charge
  • All apartments and communal spaces designed for easy living 
  • Safety and security comes as standard

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Lifestyle Living

Lifestyle Living is designed to give you the freedom to continue to enjoy and maximise your leisure years in an age exclusive environment for over 55s. It's not about compromise, it's more about life choices to help you preserve your lifestyle and make it easier to enjoy active living.

These high quality properties can be found in some of the country's most idyllic settings, and are discreetly future-proofed so they're easy to maintain. The age exclusivity of our developments means that security is a focus, and privacy and personal space is a key consideration.

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Financial services

We also offer a free benefits advisory service to help you understand which benefits you’re entitled to, and how much financial support you can expect to receive.

Our commitment to you

Whatever the service, you can be certain that we will apply the same commitment to quality and attention to detail that has won us awards for our property development.

*Additional charges apply