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Inspiring projects across the UK
All projects Building power Co-operative childcare Community banks Community business Community energy Community ownership Community wealth Employee ownership Green transition Municipal ownership Shorter working week Socal/community housing Worker co-operatives
Council and community-led housing offer genuinely affordable alternatives to speculative, private developer-driven housing development. Community-led approaches include co-operatives and community land trusts, where land is held collectively in not-for-profit trusts.
Fossetts for the People
Campaigners want to ensure former NHS land is used for publicly owned social housing.
Winner of the 2019 RIBA Stirling prize, these eco-friendly homes are one of the first new council housing projects in a generation.
Lilac – Low Impact Living Affordable Community
Lilac is a environmentally-friendly housing co-op with an innovative funding model.
London Renters Union
Lewisham and East London
Tenants are taking action against rip-off landlords to win lower rents and longer tenancies.
Save Druids Heath
Residents fight council plans to rebuild their homes that ignore their community.
Residents and workers aim to turn former hospital site into affordable housing.
Walterton and Elgin Community Homes
Tenant-controlled housing estate emerged from the struggle of residents against the sale of their homes to private developers.
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