‘Birmingham City Council is leading the way in social housing and is moving forward with its ambitious plans for the next 10 years.’
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London’s councils are beginning to return to delivering public housing after a slowdown since the 1980s, New London Architecture has said.
Freedom of Information requests made to all councils in England revealed that one in three councils have given grants or loans to community-led housing.
Local councils have reported a growing need for their homelessness services with seven out of 10 experiencing a rise in demand last year, a new report has found.
Local councils will be legally required to offer tailored accommodation-based services to domestic abuse victims and their children under new proposals.
‘Belfast Coin will be introduced later this year and it’s our hope that it will initially give an economic boost to local businesses.’
‘This is about providing good quality healthy homes that local people want to live in.’
Howard Sinclair, Chief Executive of St Mungo’s, said the ‘shocking’ funding gap must be a ‘wake-up call’ for the government.
‘The council has an opportunity to play an active role in shaping the nature of residential communities in the town centre.’
‘I see Meridian Water as an extension of the local community.’