About Us

Hanover is one of the UK’s leading providers of housing and services for the over 55s. Founded in 1963, we manage approximately 19,000 properties in over 600 locations.

Our 50-year history, expertise and track record in innovation make us a trusted provider for those wishing to live independent, active and fulfilling lives.

We are recognised for the high quality of design, development and management of housing, alongside accredited customer service excellence . We also manage a 24 hour, 365 days a year emergency response service to approximately 27,000 residents.

We are a not-for-profit organisation - any surplus we make is reinvested into maintaining our properties, improving our services and building more homes for older people.

Hanover is an Investors in People Gold employer with a staff of over 900 people, over 50% of whom are front line estate managers.

Business size

500+ employees

Commercial presence