Category: Housing

168 Housing posts found.

Council targets energy improvements for tenants

30/11/2022
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

17/11/2022
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

27/10/2022

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

24/10/2022
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

18/10/2022
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

12/10/2022
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

04/10/2022

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

24/08/2022
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

22/08/2022

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

03/08/2022

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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