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).
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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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people are members of community led housing groups
increase in CLTs in a decade (from 14 to 311)
community led homes in the pipeline
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.
Funded by the Nationwide Foundation, the Smith Institute carried out research to assess the opportunities and barriers the community led housing sector is facing in its efforts to scale up.