Action on Empty Homes (formerly The Empty Homes Agency), has launched its report entitled 'Community Action on Empty Homes', outlining its findings of a three-year study of 6 community led projects.
Whilst outlining the fantastic work done by these community groups, the report also issues a call to action on Local Authorities, Central Government, Funding Partners and Housing Associations to do more with the tools and resources available, to return more empty homes to use across the Country.
Highlights Community Campus, Giroscope, Plymouth, Stoke-on-Trent amongst others, thanks to the Action on Empty Homes new campaign about community inittiatives to bring empties back into use, led by Chris Bailey.
Yorkshire Post story referencing Hull, Sheffield and Leeds, along with voluntary group PROBE.
Liz Jamil describes some features of Hull's award-winning empty homes partnership.
This year's Empty Homes Awards attracted a wide range of impressive submission and were presented at our May Conference at a ceremony sponsored by Grafton UK Ltd. We'll be highlighting the details of winning submissions over the next few weeks.