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.
The housing partnership has launched a retrofit scheme aimed at reducing fuel bills and improving efficiency to over 800 properties in Cumbria.
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 City Council hopes to raise around £4.5m from the sale of land at the Raffles estate to a registered social housing provider.
Barrow Council has appointed the provider of facilities management services for maintenance work on its social housing stock.
The Lyvennet Community Trust has been given the green light for a housing scheme in Eden, Cumbria.
The Homes & Communities Agency has granted £232,000 towards a new affordable housing scheme in South Lakeland.
Housing developer Home Group has secured an investment of £660,000 from the Homes & Communities Agency towards its Ehen Court development in Egremont, Cumbria.
Councils in Cumbria are inviting bids from property advisors to carry out a survey of the condition of private sector stock in the area.