Archive | Housing


Application to Redevelop Coachwerks – comments by Feb 11th

5th Feb

A planning application has been submitted for the redevelopment of the site that currently hosts Coachwerks, 19 Hollingdean Terrace.  The application proposes that the existing building is demolished, and replaced with four new dwellings and flexible business space. Four fourteen years the site has been managed as a hub for small local businesses. Coachwerks is Read more

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Barnardo’s seeking hosts/mentors for 16 – 21 year olds

22nd Oct

Hosts in the area who are willing to become trained mentors for young people aged 16-21 are being sought by Barnardo’s South Coast Lodgings. Supported Lodgings placements are a stepping stone to independence for young people at risk of homelessness, leaving the care system, asylum seekers and refugees. Supported Lodgings Hosts provide practical support – Read more

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New council housing in Lynchet Close

1st Oct

Work has started on eight new homes in Lynchet Close, Hollingdean – the latest in a series of new council housing developments across Brighton & Hove.  Six large four-bedroom family homes are to be built on the site, plus two flats each with two bedrooms. The development will also bring benefits for the surrounding community, with Read more

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Improving Housing Quality In Privately Rented Homes

13th Aug

From Brighton & Hove City Council (Housing) The city has a growing private rented sector providing an important source of accommodation in the city. It can provide people with flexible, accessible and good quality homes. However, management and maintenance of the city’s private rented homes is inconsistent. Consultation on the two schemes is taking place Read more

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Energy Advice sessions

15th May

BHSECo are at the Community Centre every month (as part of the ‘Hollingbean’ Community Café) to offer free advice – helping you save money on your energy bills. switch supplier and save up to £300 reduce your bills and find the cheapest way to pay request an energy assessment for your home For dates and contact Read more

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BHCC Housing – Mutual Exchange event

19th Feb

The next mutual exchange event (now called Swap Shops) is being held at Portslade Town Hall on Wednesday 25 Feb 2015. There will be guests from Adur District Council and Hyde Housing at the event, together with staff from Brighton & Hove City Council. There will also be promotional material from HomeSwapper.  All social housing tenants are Read more

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