Category Archives: Housing
Planning permission has been granted to redevelop a Grade II listed town hall as part of a two-phase scheme which could include 500 new homes, pending further permission Click here to read more.
A government plan to create 200,000 new homes in England for first-time buyers has resulted in no homes being built, the National Audit Office has found. Click here to read more.
Labour is pledging to cut UK carbon emissions by 10% through the largest home improvement programme for decades. Click here to read more.
Hundreds of teachers and support staff are at risk of losing their home or being unable to pay rent, according to the Education Support Partnership, a charity that provides emergency grants. Click here to read more.
An alarming spike in homeless deaths in east London last year has prompted a charity to call for “urgent action”. Click here to read more.
Local people will hold a sleep out in solidarity with homeless people sleeping on the street and to remember those who have died there as well as providing free meals, dental checks, clothing, haircuts and sleeping bags at event marking World Homeless Week in Waltham Forest. Continue reading
The south of the borough is earmarked for significant housing growth. Click here to read more.
The number of social rented homes built by the government has fallen by a “disastrous” 96 per cent since the Conservatives took over, Labour warned today. Click here to read more.
National delegate conference backs a range of approaches to tackle the shortage of affordable housing in a passionate debate. Click here to read more.