Story Homes overturns village project on appeal

Planning and design consultancy Barton Willmore has secured planning permission at appeal for a new housing development in the village of Lazonby, near Penrith in Cumbria, on behalf of Story Homes.

Cumbrian residential development completes

Home Group has completed the first phase of a scheme to transform a flood-damaged area of Cockermouth in Cumbria and work is underway on the second phase.

Willmott Dixon wins £147m repair work

Home Group has awarded Willmott Dixon Partnerships a seven year contract that includes delivering repairs and maintenance to 9,700 homes in the North West.

Carlisle housing site on market

Carlisle City Council hopes to raise around £4.5m from the sale of land at the Raffles estate to a registered social housing provider.

Vinci lands £9m housing contract

Barrow Council has appointed the provider of facilities management services for maintenance work on its social housing stock.

HCA funds Cumbrian social housing scheme

Housing developer Home Group has secured an investment of £660,000 from the Homes & Communities Agency towards its Ehen Court development in Egremont, Cumbria.

Cumbria housing work on offer

Councils in Cumbria are inviting bids from property advisors to carry out a survey of the condition of private sector stock in the area.