Funding for housing

Kier Living has secured one of the largest allocations of funds from the Housing and Communities Agency '“ £41.9million to build 1,700 new shared-ownership homes over the next four years.

Tuesday, 24th January 2017, 10:00 am
Paul Moore, managing director for Kier Living Northern.

The Shared Ownership and Affordable Homes Programme 2016 to 2021 supports the building of more shared-ownership homes as well as new rent to buy homes, enabling first-time buyers to save for a deposit to buy while renting at discounted rates, and affordable rental homes.

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Of the 1,700 units, 375 have been allocated in the northern region.

Paul Moore, managing director for Kier Living Northern, said: “This is a significant amount of grant funding for the North, where the demand for affordable housing remains very high.”