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Housing news

  • Shared Ownership event for local residents

    Keys in Gold, Teal and Fuscia

    Published on Tuesday, 1st May 2018

    Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is hosting a shared ownership event, in conjunction with Estuary Housing Association, to promote shared ownership for Hollybrook’s housing scheme in Carnarvon Road.

  • Council’s Complex Needs Hostel recognised nationally

    Homeless person in park

    Published on Wednesday, 25th April 2018

    An initiative to help get long-term homeless people with complex needs off Southend's streets has received national recognition.

  • Council thanks community and staff for rest centre effort

    SBC Logo

    Published on Monday, 5th March 2018

    Southend-on-Sea’s housing councillor has praised council staff, partners, community groups, and local people for working together to open a rest centre for vulnerable people during the bad weather.

  • Council urges agents and landlords to join SEAL


    Published on Friday, 24th February 2017

    Southend-on-Sea’s leading housing councillor has welcomed Government plans to ban letting agent fees, and is also encouraging local letting agents and landlords to join SEAL.

  • Unauthorised campers removed from Cliff Gardens

    image for communities, neighbourhoods and the environment

    Published on Wednesday, 30th December 2015

    Court bailiffs have today acted to remove the last remaining people camping in Cliff Gardens.

  • Radical house building plans to be discussed

    House in hands

    Published on Wednesday, 25th June 2014

    The opportunity to build council homes in Southend for the first time since 1989 will be discussed by the council's cabinet next week (Tuesday 1st July 2014).