Greater Manchester Housing Providers proved once again that they are at the heart of long term housing plans for the region, as they partnered the Mayors for Greater Manchester and Salford, Andy Burnham, and Paul Dennett at the launch of the much anticipated GM Housing Strategy.

Following over 12 months of genuine co-creation, numerous listening events and writing groups the Greater Manchester Housing Strategy was launched on Tuesday 18 June. The strategy sets out Greater Manchester’s plans to deliver 50,000 affordable homes – 30,000 of which will be social, by 2037. The strategy confirms our strong commitment for everyone in Greater Manchester to access a safe and healthy home.

Charlie Norman, Chief Executive of GMHP member MSV Housing Group said: “Building on the incredible partnership work in Greater Manchester and, as the late great Tony Wilson said ‘we do things different around here’, we are delighted to have been heavily involved in a progressive and forward forward thinking GM Housing Strategy. And I’m even more delighted to see that 30,000 of the homes planned will be social. In Greater Manchester we are taking charge of our own destiny, using our unique position with devolution, supportive politicians, mature partnerships and collaboration to get things done.


Leave a Reply

Related Posts

Uncategorized

New partnership will support better homes, better neighbourhoods and better health

Greater Manchester Housing Providers have joined other leaders across the city region to agree a unique new partnership that will help many more people to live in good health – by providing good quality homes Read more…

Uncategorized

Manchester Athena secures 250 jobs for young people through the Kickstart scheme

Manchester Athena has been successful in securing funding for Kickstart, a scheme created by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), aiming to create jobs for young people at risk of long-term unemployment. Thirteen housing Read more…

Uncategorized

GMHP IS SUPPORTING THE HOMES AT THE HEART CAMPAIGN

Greater Manchester Housing Providers is supporting Homes at the Heart, a campaign and coalition calling on the government to put social homes at the heart of its plan for social and economic recovery from the Read more…

%d bloggers like this: