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New research into the benefits of community led housing

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We've launched two brand new grant schemes. Groups can apply for funding to build capacity and cover essential costs. Don't miss out!

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People across the UK are creating community led housing. Here are just a few ways they're doing it...

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With a network of advisors across the UK and more and more community led housing hubs popping up all over the country, you’re bound to find the answers you need.

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Community Led Homes Start-Up Support funding

Read about the funding available for new and early-stage groups through our Start-Up Support programme. Up to £10,000 of revenue grants are available for things like incorporation, training fees, volunteer expenses and more to help you get up and running.

Goodwin Development Trust Success Story

Our Success Stories for community led housing projects can inform and inspire. Goodwin Development Trust in Hull were faced with empty homes in their community and local people shut out of affordable housing. Read about how they worked to tackle these issues.

How to do it at the early stage of your project

The 'total process' sets out the five typical stages of a community led housing journey: group, site, plan, build and live. We have guidance, resources and funding available for every stage of your project. Read about the things to get started with in the 'group' stage of your project.

Featured resources

Get up to speed on what community led housing is and all its ins and outs

New co-operative and community led homes

A basic guide for those interested in exploring the development of new co‑operative and community led homes (eg. communities, local authorities, housing associations, housing co-ops and others).

Community Led Housing: a Key Role for Local Authorities

Launched on 24 January 2018, the Commission’s practical approach is aimed at promoting good practice and innovation to enable councils to work with communities to generate more affordable housing and make best use of government funding.

People

87,000

people are members of community led housing groups

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2121%

increase in CLTs in a decade (from 14 to 311)

Buildings

6,000+

community led homes in the pipeline

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