Community-led Housing

SNUG Homes builds first prototype in Bristol ...

25/Mar/2021

The first Snug Home has been constructed in Bristol, after winning a NaCSBA competition in 2016 ...

Community Housing Fund awarded £4million funding ...

08/Feb/2021

Government has allocated £4million funding to the Community Housing Fund to support communities to bring forward a range of housing ...

Veterans move into self build scheme in Herefordshire ...

02/Feb/2021

A scheme providing homes and work skills for homeless veterans has been completed, allowing six veterans to move on with their lives ...

Dissertation: how local authority practice can support housing diversity ...

26/Jan/2021

A new dissertation reviews how local authority practice can support housing diversity, including custom and self build and community led housing ...

Community Land Trusts growing significantly, finds first ever sector report ...

26/Nov/2020

A new report has found that Community Land Trusts are growing significantly in England and Wales, providing a viable route to affordable homes ...

Community led housing offers high value for money, finds new ...

21/Sep/2020

New research points to the high value for money that community led housing represents. Drawing on a range of existing data, interviews and a survey of community led housing groups, ...

CMA investigates major housebuilders over leasehold scandal ...

03/Sep/2020

Four of the UK’s largest housebuilders are being investigated by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) following “troubling evidence” in the way that leaseholds were sold to private house buyers. ...

Richard Bacon’s community-led homes adjournment debate ...

13/Mar/2020

Richard Bacon's adjournment debate pressed the case for more community-led housing, with an extension of the Community Led Housing Fund ...

Self build and cohousing make RTPI Planning Excellence Awards shortlist ...

24/Feb/2020

Two owner commissioned homes models have made the finals of the RTPI's Awards for Planning Excellence 2020, for schemes under 50 homes ...

Right to Build Task Force Director shares Self and Custom ...

09/Oct/2019

Sign up to Homes UK 27-28 November to hear Mario Wolf Right to Build Task Force director sharing the best and most up to date practice ...