Community kitchen makeover in Bootle

The Residents Association at Oxford House, in Bootle, recently held an official opening ceremony for their brand new Community Room Kitchen, which has been refurbished by Sovini Property Services. The kitchen in the community room, which acts as a hub for the Oxford House residents, has been well overdue a makeover for some time, with the facilities More...

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By Editor On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

New Broxtowe development creating new communities

Construction is now underway at two new housing developments in Broxtowe that will provide 26 newly built homes for local people in need of affordable living. Thanks to effective partnership working between developer More...

By Editor On Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Disused land transformed to provide new homes in Wellingborough

A disused allotment site on the edge of the market town of Wellingborough has been transformed by the development of 31 new affordable homes for local people. Derwent Living and Westleigh Partnership Homes worked More...

By Editor On Friday, November 29th, 2013

Balfour Beatty awarded two affordable housing schemes in Wisbech worth £4.6m

Balfour Beatty has announced two affordable housing contracts totaling £4.6 million in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire for Circle Housing, part of the Roddon Housing association. The design and build developments consist More...

By Editor On Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Salix Homes helps elderly residents keep warm and well

A social housing provider is ensuring its elderly and vulnerable tenants keep warm and well this winter. Throughout November and December Salix Homes’ staff will be carrying out home visits to elderly tenants More...

By Editor On Thursday, October 31st, 2013

Young family secure first home with Help to Buy at Belgrave Riverside

“If it wasn’t for Westleigh’s great service and the Help to Buy scheme we wouldn’t have been be able to own our own home for at least another five years” comments first-time buyer Mr Pranav Adhvaryu. Thanks More...

By Editor On Monday, October 7th, 2013

Happy families nurture neighbourly spirit on the Lyng

Young families are nurturing neighbourly spirit as they move into new homes on the regenerated Lyng estate in West Bromwich. The two couples, who are former neighbours from the estate, have moved into Lyng Community More...

By Editor On Monday, September 30th, 2013

Resident finds work thanks to AmicusHorizons Jobs at Home Scheme

After two years unemployed, Brian McCabe has found work thanks to AmicusHorizon’s Jobs at Home scheme. He talks about his struggle to find a job and how the housing association has given him a new lease of life.  Mixing More...

By Editor On Monday, September 16th, 2013

External wall insulation at heart of £38m ECO Scheme in Watford

Wetherby Building Systems, the leading provider of external wall insulation (EWI) systems, has been selected to provide EWI solutions as part of a £38m regeneration scheme for Watford Community Housing Trust (WCHT). In More...

By Editor On Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Work Underway on £18m Extra Care Scheme in Cradley

Project partners recently gathered on site to mark the commencement of works on the first Extra Care scheme in Cradley, West Midlands. Representatives from Loughborough-based contractor and developer, William Davis More...