Leeds City Council - Archive (council house growth)

2016
15
September
2016
| 09:43 Europe/London
The impressive exterior and scale of the council’s first extra care scheme was revealed when scaffolding came down earlier this month. Construction on Wharfedale View in Yeadon, the flagship extra care scheme run by Leeds City Council, started a y...
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08
August
2016
| 11:00 Europe/London
Tenants will soon be able to raise a glass and toast their new council home, built on the site of a former pub. What was once home to the Squinting Cat in Swarcliffe has been transformed into 18 new apartments now known as The Plantation. The h...
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06
July
2016
| 15:16 Europe/London
Local children have been celebrating now that the largest site on the council’s housing regeneration project is nearing completion. The school council from Little London community primary school were joined by councillors, contractors and the proj...
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06
June
2016
| 15:07 Europe/London
Construction work to provide new council homes in Bramley is well underway. With the former Lord Cardigan pub demolished in 2012 as part of the council’s derelict and nuisance property programme, the site is being transformed with eight new two-be...
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17
May
2016
| 11:18 Europe/London
The latest batch of new homes to be built as part of the council’s housing growth programme are now fully let and tenants are moving in. The 32 apartments in Richmond Hill form part of the council’s plans to build 1,000 new homes to rent. The o...
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23
March
2016
| 11:47 Europe/London
Another milestone has been reached on the housing regeneration project with the completion of all 113 new build homes on the Carlton Gate site. The final property has been handed over to the council with tenants now settling in. The site, in Li...
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17
March
2016
| 12:31 Europe/London
Construction on the council’s flagship extra care scheme in Yeadon reaches a crucial point this week. The new Wharfedale View extra care scheme, the first to be built and run by Leeds City Council, is taking shape with the steel frame nearing comp...
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24
February
2016
| 17:30 Europe/London
An event in Leeds could help council and social housing tenants find their ideal home. Taking place on Friday 26 February in Leeds Civic Hall, the Big Winter Home Swap will let existing tenants who want to move house learn more about mutual exchan...
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2015
16
December
2015
| 13:06 Europe/London
Leeds City Council has appointed a contractor to help shape and deliver the next phase of ambitious plans to provide new council housing. Kier Living, the residential division of Kier Group has been selected to design and build 71 units across thr...
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