With over 40,000 North East households on the waiting list for social housing, there’s a desperate need to build more affordable homes.
The research report explores views of northern residents on what contributes to feelings of pride in their local area.
A new affordable food hub offering customers weekly groceries at a fraction of high street prices has launched on the Byker Estate.
Councils and housing providers across the North East of England are joining forces to fight social housing fraud.
The last 12 months has been a significant year for northern housing association Karbon Homes, an organisation which owns and manages around 32,000 homes across the North East of England and Yorkshire.
Plans to deliver an Extra Care scheme in Hebburn Town Centre has been given the go ahead this week by South Tyneside Council.
Thanks to a boost in funding, the Merton Lodge community centre in South Benwell estate has reopened its doors to the community.
Three North East based housing associations are joining a call for the Government to provide targeted support for low-income households to avoid energy hardship this winter.
The completion of a £2.1mn energy efficiency improvement programme is helping residents in County Durham and Northumberland save up to 40% on their energy bills.
Affordable housing provider Keelman Homes is teaming up with Northern housing association Karbon Homes to provide value for money tenancy services for its current and future customers through Karbon’s cost sharing vehicle (CSV) Karbon Solutions.