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06/05/22

Council converting derelict Edwardian house into affordable apartments for local people

A derelict Edwardian property in Crescent Road, Warley, is set to be turned into two affordable two-bedroom apartments with carbon reducing features by Brentwood Borough Council. The project forms part...

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06/05/22

National Housing Group transform old care home into stunning supported living unit in Romford

In a bid to tackle homelessness and the housing shortage, National Housing Group has successfully acquired, retrofitted, leased and filled a property in Romford. Partnering with Social Interest Group, National...

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27/04/22

New housing scheme in Waltham Abbey granted planning permission

The prospect of a new modern housing development and regeneration of a derelict site in Waltham Abbey is one step closer after planning permission was granted for an innovative development...

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27/04/22

First residents move into College Gardens

Essex Housing has welcomed the first residents to College Gardens, Rocheway, Rochford – a new development that has transformed this formerly redundant land into high-quality new homes for Essex residents....

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25/04/22

Local Plan adopted by Brentwood Borough Council

A new Local Plan to guide development in the borough up to 2033 was formally adopted by Brentwood Borough Council at a meeting of Extraordinary Council last month (23/03). This...

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22/04/22

Developer Groups and Red Loft are delivering Viability Workshops…

Developer Groups and Red Loft are delivering Viability Workshops across the SELEP area of Essex, Kent and East Sussex in April and May. Chaired by Brian Horton (SELEP) and facilitated...

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19/04/22

Ninety-four new homes ready for borough residents on homeseeker register

A total of 94 new apartments are now complete and will soon be welcoming residents who have been waiting on the homeseeker register. Basildon Council purchased Acorn House Developments (Basildon)...

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19/04/22

New project seeks to fill empty shops and offices

Southend-on-Sea City Council is aiming to encourage the development and use of empty commercial buildings across the City and south Essex, by leading a project to provide zero interest loans...

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18/02/22

Latest phase of delivery at Woodside Place, Basildon

Hampers ready to welcome the new residents of Sempra Homes Ltd latest phase of delivery at Woodside Place, Basildon. Delivered in partnership with Stonebond and Basildon Borough Council, supported by Matthew Ford at PSW Building Consultancy Ltd and Bradley Tollon at Altair...

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12/11/21

Innovative housing pilot breathes new life into run-down garages

Derelict garages in Chadwell St Mary have been transformed into habitable residential bungalows benefiting Thurrock families who have health or mobility problems. At a red ribbon event on Saturday 30...

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