Twenty-three homes at St Clement’s will be priced according to average local earnings rather than full market value
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Local government needs to align its policies and processes
There is little point building new housing that is unaffordable to those most in need.
Leeds Community Homes has launched its first community share offer
There is no other city in the UK which has the experience that Liverpool has, now over two generations, of making things happen in housing.
The Smith Institute’s report on the future of community-led housing argues that the sector has huge potential and is trailblazing in terms of sustainability and place-making, but that growth will be evolutionary rather than revolutionary.
What if we were to create a new ‘Right to Regenerate’ for estates, which would give communities the power to propose, vote on and own new development of their estates?
We live in a world where research shows that 88% of Londoners asked, said they believed that the capital is facing a housing crisis. Implementing a ban on lifetime tenancies just adds more pressure and probably decreases the quality of life of social housing tenants.
Unless urgent action is taken to provide better housing options for young people, far too many will miss out on those opportunities, and future generations will pay a heavy price.
A person earning £40,000 a year sadly no longer means that you are rich, rather it means you are trying and that you are doing just about okay.