Welcome to Woodhead Investments

Woodhead Investments & Development Services Ltd, founded in 1965, is a family-run property investment and development company with a decorated heritage and a long history of commitment to the Wakefield area. Now operating across the North of England, Woodhead Investments specialises in the investment and development of all types of property and, with an outstanding record of success, is one of Britain’s top 1000 private companies.

Other Entities

There are several other legal entities within the “Woodhead Group”. These include Woodhead Investments Pension Scheme and Limited companies such as Woodhead Estates Ltd, (www.woodheadestates.co.uk) and Dreadnought Property Company Ltd as well as property owned by individual family members.

Introducing…Options

As well as having years of experience in residential property in the Wakefield and Yorkshire area, at Woodhead Investments we have also worked with many commercial tenants over the years. Our commercial tenants work in a range of interesting industries including property, fashion and food, and include household names such as Thorntons, Costa Coffee, and […]

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Meet the Team

We have a fantastic team here at Woodhead Investments. Founded by husband-and-wife team Melvyn and Susan Woodhead in 1965, the family business has been growing ever since. Today we are a team of eight all dealing with a varied range of retail, office, residential, industrial, and agricultural property investment.

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Introducing…Options

As well as having years of experience in residential property in the Wakefield and Yorkshire area, at Woodhead Investments we...

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New City Apartments

A few months ago, we wrote about one of our project’s involving the conversion of offices on Wood Street into...

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Our Tenants