Welcome to Housing Project page. Each week we intend to give you a regular Thursday update on how projects are progressing. Some weeks there will be lots of activity, others not so much. If you have any questions - or have knowledge and skills you would like to bring to the project please do get in touch.
Latest news 27th July 2023
The purchase of the land adjacent to The Wildside Centre is now complete. Some of this has been designated for affordable housing, and we will begin work towards this in the coming months.
Latest news 25th May 2023
Works on this project will progress soon. In order to help drive this forward, we are recruiting for a CAP projects Officer - more information on this role can be found here.
Latest news 9th March 2023
Thank you to those who came along to our meeting last night - notes will be circulated in due course.
Latest news 9th February 2023
The next meeting is due to be held on 1st March, time to be confirmed.
Latest news 19th January 2023
A steering group meeting was held on Wednesday. It was agreed that we would monitor the demand for housing at Inverfarigaig, as fits directly with the Community Action Plan.
Latest news 12th January 2023
Another meeting for the housing group is scheduled for the 18th January.
Latest news 15th December 2022
Yesterday the Housing team met with the Communities Housing Trust to begin looking at how to progress the housing project in Stratherrick and Foyers. Further work is to be done both by CHT and our team and details of this will be shared with the action group in due course.
Latest news 1st December 2022
We have had an initial meeting to discuss the next steps in this project. Once we receive the results from Nick's consultations we will work with the Community Housing Trust to outline our next actions.
Latest news 24th November 2022
We are aware that members of the community are keen to see this project move forward and the following work will feed into this; the results of the housing needs survey is in draft form and will be circulated shortly, and the information gathered by Nick Wright during the place plan consultations will help identify possible suitable locations for new housing.
If you are interested in self-builds, there is now funding available - click here for more information.
Latest news 3rd November 2022
The headline results from the housing survey are now in. We hope to share the full results with the community shortly.
Latest news 27th October 2022
We hope to receive the results from the housing survey shortly - the headline results will be fed into the upcoming place plan events.
Latest news 13th October 2022
The community housing survey closed yesterday - thank you to those who expressed their views. On the back of the survey results, we have been in discussion with the Rural Housing fund about how best to progress.
Latest news 6th October 2022
So far we have had 49 responses to our community housing survey - thank you to everyone who has taken the time to complete it. There is one week to go before the survey closes so don't miss out on your chance to have your say! www.chtrust.co.uk/surveys
Latest update 22nd September 2022
If you would like to share your views on the needs for community housing in the area, please complete our survey here - www.chtrust.co.uk/surveys
Latest update 15th September 2022
The survey will be distributed online at www.chtrust.co.uk/surveys from Wednesday 21st September. Please do take part and have your say.
Latest update 18th August 2022
We are currently preparing a Housing Needs survey with the help of The Housing Trust. This will be circulated within the community in due course.