Category: Housing Associations

New Year sees new building of retirement village
Affordable Housing

New Year sees new building of retirement village

Construction will soon begin on a new Retirement Village development on Roman Road on the outskirts of Hereford.  The site in Holmer will provide 80 one and two-bedroom …

Tenancy Gurus at Housing 21 save residents over £700k during 2021
Housing Associations

Tenancy Gurus at Housing 21 save residents over £700k during 2021

A team of Tenancy Gurus at Housing 21 have helped residents save a combined total of over £700k during 2021 as part of the organisation’s …

Platform Housing complete largest land deal to date
Housing Associations

Platform Housing complete largest land deal to date

Platform Housing Group has completed the acquisition of its largest land-led deal to date following the exchange of contracts for a site in Gloucestershire. The …

Platform Housing Group begin work on biggest MMC site so far
Housing Associations

Platform Housing Group begin work on biggest MMC site so far

Platform Housing Group have begun work on a site in Kirton where all dwellings will be constructed from modern methods of construction. Alongside developers Burmor, …

PLACES FOR PEOPLE LAUNCHES WOMEN INTO TRADES PROGRAMME - HELPING INCREASE FEMALE REPRESENTATION IN THE CONSTRUCTION SECTOR OVER THE NEXT THREE YEARS
Housing Associations

PLACES FOR PEOPLE LAUNCHES WOMEN INTO TRADES PROGRAMME – HELPING INCREASE FEMALE REPRESENTATION IN THE CONSTRUCTION SECTOR OVER THE NEXT THREE YEARS

Places for People Group has today launched a new initiative which will help young women establish careers in construction.  The Group is actively encouraging applications …

Community consultation begins on new Retirement Living homes in Richmond upon Thames
Housing Associations

Community consultation begins on new Retirement Living homes in Richmond upon Thames

Housing 21, a not-for-profit housing association, is proposing to redevelop an existing housing block in Richmond upon Thames, and create a new affordable housing scheme …

Housing association acquires 4 acres at Linmere for 100 homes
Housing Associations

Housing association acquires 4 acres at Linmere for 100 homes

A Bedfordshire housing association has completed the purchase of 4.06 acres to develop 100 new homes as part of a new 650-acre urban village being …

Places for People set to build another successful  development for the Bordon community
Housing Associations

Places for People set to build another successful development for the Bordon community

The first spade in the ground has taken place at Places for People’s latest development in Bordon, Hampshire. Work is underway at Places for People’s …

Housing association shortlisted for management award
Housing Associations

Housing association shortlisted for management award

A housing association has been shortlisted for one of the UK’s leading people management awards.  Platform Housing Group – one of the largest social landlords in the …

Housing association set to transform former pub site
Housing Associations

Housing association set to transform former pub site

Work is underway on a landmark housing project that will provide much needed homes for affordable rent and shared ownership in the heart of a …