Customer Stories

Read our customers home buying stories to hear more about their experience and why they chose a Gleeson home.

From first-time buyers, to second steppers and downsizers, we're confident there's a story that will inspire you!

Damon and Frankie's story

Meet Damon and Frankie, a retired couple who downsized and relocated from their family home in Brighton, to one of our picturesque developments in Cumbria.


Watch the video below to learn more about their journey with Gleeson or read about their story here!

Olivia and Cam's homeownership story

First-time buyers, Olivia and Cam initially thought it would take years before they could purchase their first home together.

However, their dream of stepping onto the property ladder became a reality sooner than they thought when they discovered Shared Ownership with Gleeson.

Annie's story

Meet Annie, 50, who stumbled upon her forever home at our Petersmiths Park development whilst helping her daughter find her first. 

Catherine and Tim’s story

After deciding to take the next step in their relationship, Tim put his apartment on the market, which he and Catherine were previously living in, to start their journey in buying their first home together.

With the help of the Smooth Move scheme, they swiftly made progress and settled into their new home in no time.

Bethany and Scott's story

Bethany and Scott, first-time homebuyers with two children, were looking to escape the renting trap and transition to homeownership.

Encouraged by positive stories from residents in their desired community, the couple were invested and ready to buy their first home with Gleeson.

Fancy sharing your Gleeson home buying story with us?

Just email and you too could feature on the website!