Greater Manchester has 1,500 undeveloped brownfield sites across its 10 boroughs, which could be used to deliver more than half of the 201,000 homes the combined authority wants to build by 2024, according to a report.
Start-up Hassett Homes has signed a joint venture deal with lender TGF Capital to build an initial 43 homes across the Liverpool City Region with a combined development value of £12m, and further schemes in future.
Your Housing Group, the Warrington-based affordable housing provider, wants to build a residential scheme on the site of a former warehouse on Edge Lane, with work starting this summer subject to consent.
The housebuilder is on site two months later than planned to deliver 64 homes on a 5.2-acre plot east of Denbigh in North Wales, as the Welsh housing market waits for the government's signal to reopen.
The council is expected to approve two residential developments this week, the latest phase of Kingswood Homes’ Green Hills neighbourhood south-west of Blackburn, and Landway Properties’ scheme off Ramsgreave Drive, north of the town centre.
The Government has signed off £28m of funding to enable Pendleton Together Operating, the company in charge of nine council-owned blocks in Pendleton clad in dangerous aluminium composite material, to complete fire safety works.