Northgate selected as technology provider for Metropolitan

24 June 2014

Metropolitan, who are responsible for over 38,000 properties across London, the East   Midlands and the East of England, have chosen Northgate Public Services’ Enterprise Housing Solution to support the delivery of their housing management system and other key systems.

Northgate, a global leader in housing management solutions, will provide its latest IT solution “Enterprise Housing”, which has been specifically designed to provide an organisation wide solution, incorporating enterprise level CRM, self service, end to end mobile working and function rich housing management applications.

Enterprise Housing will be provided to Metropolitan by Northgate as a fully hosted service, including the hosting of a number of existing essential business applications.

Jenny Danson, Executive Director for Housing Services at Metropolitan, said:  “At Metropolitan we are focused on delivering better and more accessible services for our customers, and ensuring that we get the best possible value for money. We are pleased to have selected Northgate to support us.”

Ian Blackhurst, Northgate’s Executive Director, Solutions said: “Northgate is delighted to be working with Metropolitan as they look to improve their service to customers and performance of their business. Enterprise Housing will form a foundation for the transformation and we look forward to a partnership over many years.”

Northgate Enterprise Housing manages over 3 million homes worldwide, supporting more than 150 housing providers.

A number of organisations, including Places for People, Anchor Housing, Guinness Partnership, Hyde Housing, Genesis Housing, Housing NSW in Australia, Housing New Zealand and the Canadian Forces Housing Agency, utilise the same Housing solution to operate different and wide ranging businesses.