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Tim Clarke, Assistant Director for Housing & Environment at Tendring District Council took over as Chair of EHOG last April. Tim says, “I was excited at the prospect of steering...

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30/04/24

Essex Housing Awards 2024 – Entries are now open!

The Essex Housing Awards, in association with Birketts (celebrating their third year as headline partners), returns for 2024. The Awards will be brought together in partnership with the Housing Essex,...

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19/04/24

Essex County Council hosts successful workshop on acquisition models for temporary and move on accommodation

Essex County Council's Housing & Garden Communities team recently organised a workshop focused on exploring acquisition models for temporary and move on accommodation, as part of the Essex Partners Temporary...

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17/04/24

611 homes successfully transferred from L&Q to Moat

611 Essex-based homes have been successfully transferred from L&Q to Moat, supporting Moat’s goal to grow in the communities it already serves and to have an even bigger positive impact...

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16/04/24

Southend City Council is underway with construction with a Council housing scheme in Shoeburyness.

Southend City Council is underway with construction with a Council housing scheme in Shoeburyness. The project, built across four underutilized garage sites in Shoeburyness, is testament to the council's commitment...

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02/04/24

Essex homeless ‘out of area’ placements task and finish group set up to develop good practice

Partners from across the 15 Essex Local Authorities have come together to form a homeless ‘out of area’ placements task and finish group, with the aim of developing good practice...

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25/03/24

Qualis Commercial to launch inaugural development as works to delivery hundreds of new homes to Epping Forest District gather pace

First new-build homes by Qualis Commercial will launch at Springwood Grove on 11th May Scheme comprised of 29 one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments and 16 townhouses New homes will be...

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21/03/24

One step closer to the opening of a new chapter at Shenfield Library

A topping out ceremony has been held to mark a key milestone in the construction of Shenfield’s new library. Once complete, the project will deliver a bright, new modern library...

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21/03/24

Vital new homes ready for residents to move into in Waltham Abbey

The completion of a development of 26 affordable and specialist homes in Waltham Abbey has been celebrated. The Shernbroke Way development features two apartment blocks with 10 modern apartments for...

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21/03/24

Work underway to deliver new homes at former hospital site in Colchester

Ground has been broken to mark the start of construction of new homes at the former Essex County Hospital site in Colchester. The development, in Lexden Road, is being led...

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