Category: Housing

168 Housing posts found.

Council targets energy improvements for tenants

Council’s Trading Standards given powers to crackdown on rogue letting agencies

Families living in cold, draughty rented properties in Shropshire can expect warmer homes thanks to a new council initiative. Shropshire Council has…

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Councillors to examine housing development concerns and complaints

A row of houses

A new group of councillors is to scrutinise longstanding concerns and complaints from residents on new housing developments. Made up of members…

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Shropshire Council awarded £2.5 million to support rough sleepers and those at risk


Shropshire Council has been awarded £2.5 million following two successful bids for funding to support rough sleepers and those at risk of…

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Shropshire Council’s building control team receive national recognition

Thornfield, Whitchurch house

Members of the Shropshire Council building control team have been recognised for their excellence at prestigious national awards. Melanie Davies, Alastair Dunning…

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Blog: The Beginner’s Guide to Housing for young people

The Beginner's Guide to Housing front cover

Our Right Home, Right Place service have teamed up with young people to produce a leaflet aimed at those between 18 and…

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Craven Arms residents urged to take part in housing survey

Craven Arms housing needs survey infographic

Residents in Craven Arms are being asked to complete a short questionnaire to help determine the housing needs of their local parish.…

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Council wins funding to improve energy efficiency standards in the private rented sector


Shropshire Council has won £93,413 from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to help improve energy efficiency standards in…

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Ukrainian families join council and partners to mark Ukraine Independence Day

People in a sunflower field for Ukraine Independence Day

Ukrainian families, along with Shropshire Council and its partners, have joined the nation this week to mark Ukraine Independence Day (Wednesday 24…

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Council tenants urged to complete survey to help better shape services for the future


Council house tenants in Shropshire are being urged to complete a survey which has been issued last week by Shropshire Council. The…

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News from our partners: First development completed by council-owned construction firm


Shropshire Council’s wholly-owned housebuilding company Cornovii Developments Limited has completed its first development. The Frith, in Monkmoor, Shrewsbury, has created 33 new…

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