Housing providers from the North East have launched a new employability programme to help build skills and aid the region’s economic recovery.
Gateshead Council has confirmed plans to spend £96m on capital investment on its homes and communities over the next five years.
The Fund is a key initiative in the government’s levelling up agenda, which aims to support people and communities most in need throughout the UK.
Top marks from tenants and industry experts are underpinning new plans by Bernicia to invest £120m into new and existing homes over the next four years.
Beyond Housing is sponsoring two board member trainees on a two-year programme to improve the diversity of its board.
North East housing association, Karbon Homes, has announced its construction partner for the delivery of a new retirement living scheme in Northumberland.
JLL’s affordable housing business has launched a dedicated team for the North of England following a string of high-level hires.
JDDK Architects have applied for planning permission for a housing scheme aimed at people with a disability at Magdalene Court in Spital Tongues, Newcastle.
Robert Goodwill, MP for Scarborough and Whitby, has commended the employability programmes run by Beyond Housing across his constituency.