Tag: affordable housing

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“Affordable housing is definitely more important than playgrounds and swimming pools”: Salford reacts to luxury Cotton Quay development

The £365 million application includes outdoor swimming baths, floating gardens, 1,500 apartments and a 48-storey tower but no affordable housing […]

Scott, former resident (Credit: David King)

Residents give thumbs up to Salford Council’s new affordable housing plan

Scott, lives in Wigan, works in Media City (Credit: David King) Salford Council has started work on 72 new affordable […]

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“Reckless and unsustainable” – Green candidate criticises Andy Burnham’s housing proposals

Green party Councillor Bryan Blears yesterday sent a letter to the Mayor of Manchester Andy Burnham, calling his new housing proposals “reckless and unsustainable”.

Salford Mayor Paul Dennett calls for funds to be used for affordable housing

Salford Mayor Paul Dennett calls for funds to be used for affordable housing

Salford Mayor Paul Dennett has called for leftover housing investment funds to be used to create affordable housing across Greater […]

Demand for affordable homes rises as Salford development blocked

Demand for affordable homes rises as Salford development blocked

Salford residents register their concerns with housing prices, meanwhile new governements and disputes may increase problems with Salford Housing