Europe's leading lean management consultancy for the housing sector


We specialise in creating significant and sustainable value streams within housing organisations

The challenges we will help you overcome

Both public and private housing organisations (whether local authority, housing associations or corporate house building companies) have had little choice but to embrace operational for many years now, while reacting to an evolving consumer demand for all housing sectors, coupled with regular changes in governmental and legislative requirements.


The current and anticipated pressures facing the sector means that organisations, both large and small, must truly ensure they continuously focus on being both efficient and effective.


Strong strategic leadership must translate to aligning activities in the best way to deliver customer-focused services to tenants and leaseholders during uncertainties and pressures around supplier material costs, availability of land and consumer pressure on available funds to rent/purchase.


To continue to deliver effectively and efficiently requires an effective strategy of change. While many organisations in the industry are busy implementing their strategies, with ageing populations, ever-increasing regulations and vastly different geographic customer requirements across the UK and Europe, a concurrent continuous improvement programmes is essential too to stay abreast of these shifting sands. The over-riding requirement is (or should be) to focus on up-skilling middle and senior management to engage the entire workforce in these programmes.


From our experience and constant interaction with this market, continuous improvement has stopped being simply good practice and actually become an unswerving necessity.


Our experience will get you there




A lean optimisation approach was needed across all Maintenance activities.


This included a more efficient integration into other key business areas with the aim to increase margin and reduce waste significantly.


20% productivity improvement in maintenance operations, through the standardisation and performance improvement techniques applied.


Skills were transferred to enable self improvement and commercial growth


"The consultants at Value Stream Experts and their hands on practical approach was exactly what we needed to launch our improvement activity’’



Andrew Orrey

Chief Executive

ONGO Homes

Experience you can always rely on

Every member of our senior client-facing team has over 25 years experience and success delivering Lean management and training for businesses throughout the world. More importantly, each member of the team shares tangible people skills - the core component of world class lean delivery. 


Our experience will get you there.


“The weekly meeting in OPD was a very useful way of concentrating minds and making decisions and following up the results.


Also, the management consultants were unusually hands-on in visiting the department frequently and seeing for themselves the difficulties rather than relying on statistics etc.” 

Niall Daly

Consultant Surgeon, ENT

West Middlesex Hospital

Contact us

Value Stream Experts Limited

Office 7

35-37 Ludgate Hill



United Kingdom

Head Office: (+44) 020 7412 8995

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